SummerBridge MCC Core Truths and a Baker's Dozen of Strategies

define yourself as loved by God. Every other identity is illusion. Brennan Manning

Welcome to the resource page, prepared specifically for the attendees of the Summerbridge Program June 27 2023

The pdf of the presentation Carolyn presented on Tuesday morning is here.  

For more about “work-life balance” vs “work-life integration” look here or here.

Nagoskis’ book on Burnout. Although it says it is specifically written for women, I think, for the most part, it is written for caregivers.

To learn more about the psychological distancing feeling of shame that we speak of on  take a look at Dr. Brené Brown’s TED talk, Listening to Shame. 

More resources will be added on Tuesday evening.

Carolyn spoke of 13 strategies for mental health, arising out of the impact of connection and shame on our lives:

The baker's dozen tips for mental health leaders
Discuss with fellow program participants, or spend some time journalling and praying through these strategies
Carolyn outlined 6 factors of burnout that were impossible to avoid during the pandemic, and are a challenge for pastors all the time.
"Box breathing"

Dare to Lead

"Brave Work, Tough Conversations, Whole Hearts" Available in soft cover, hard cover, audio and electronically. Applying the material to the workplace.

Daring Greatly

The good intro book to: "Show up, be seen, live brave"™ Available in all formats.

Call to Courage Netflix special
Call to Courage Netflix Special
The website hub of more "Dare to Lead"