I have yet to find a preacher who has a good balance on work, family and personal time. It is a constant struggle. In that mix is the need to "recharge the batteries."
He has created a list entitled "A Minimalist Guide to Weekend Renewal." Now, whether your weekend is actually Saturday-Sunday (mine NEVER has been), still the idea of some simple ideas for recharging the batteries are always helpful. He states:
Weekend time can easily get swallowed up in errands, birthday parties for kids and house work. Even for church-goers, weekend time can get absorbed in a myriad of programs and events. The key, as usual, is to simplify. Here are some minimalist ideas for your Saturday and Sunday.
My favorite is #3:
Capture a moment with nature. Don’t just go for a walk but get in the car and find some inspiring piece of nature that you can enjoy. Choose a park, a scenic overlook or even a courtyard within a museum. Just sit and enjoy.
You can find his complete list of six ideas here.