His Very Next Thing
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His Very Next Thing

This is Part 2 of the Ignite the Flame series. Read Part 1 here. Listen to Mike introduce this incredible story in a video here. Change is a process, but sometimes that change progresses quicker than we expect. Brian Dalrymple didn’t know it, but God was about to ignite something in him that will impact many...

Can God Use a Man Like Me?
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Can God Use a Man Like Me?

This is Part 1 of a series. Listen to Mike introduce this incredible story in the video below. Change the man and everything changes. But what starts that change? For some, it starts with a question:  “Can God Use a Man Like Me?” Noble Warriors exists to help answer this question. Most Bible-believing men have probably...

Babies, Basketball Champions, Small Groups, Red Phase & 22!
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Babies, Basketball Champions, Small Groups, Red Phase & 22!

Young Adventures / November 2017 Many of you know Stan and Laurie Harrison. (Laurie is our Office Manager so she recruits Stan to help with most ever y event.) They are now Sweetie and Pops! Don’t forget to ask her about Lelia. She’ll surely have a photo of this precious granddaughter. Hannah’s team wrapped up...

This Keeps Us Going!
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This Keeps Us Going!

Minute with Mike / November 2017 Seeds sown in one season, produce a harvest later… Early this week Matt shared with me about how he connected with a workshop presenter, Eric Wallace of Uniting Church and Home at the 2017 Richmond ISI. They have met three times since to discuss parenting teens. Matt has already read two...

Passing the Baton and Joining Forces
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Passing the Baton and Joining Forces

Jabez called upon the God of Israel, saying, Oh that you would bless me and enlarge my border…  1 Chronicles 4:10 For over 30 years Ike Newingham worked throughout the Tidewater, Virginia region to disciple men and help churches disciple men. Ike founded The Gathering of Men, assembled a team, planted Gospel seeds and has...

Join us in Nashville!
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Join us in Nashville!

You’ve read before that I’m now serving a term as the President of the National Coalition of Ministries to Men. Our annual meeting is coming up on November 13-15 in Nashville. Reload is a unique opportunity to connect with dedicated men’s ministry leaders from across the country. I’ve been a member of NCMM since 2006...

Basketball, Navigators, ROTC & Homecoming Prince
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Basketball, Navigators, ROTC & Homecoming Prince

Young Adventures / October 2017 Hannah did what her brothers were not able to do! She made the middle school basketball team! It’s pretty cool to finally see a member of the Young family wearing a Bailey Bridge basketball jersey. Hannah has worked hard but her brothers claim the victory because of all their coaching!...

Noble Manhood
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Noble Manhood

Minute with Mike / October 2017 The word Noble in Noble Warriors caught my attention in 2005 when I was reading through Isaiah 32. In the NIV, verse 8 says, But the noble man makes noble plans and by noble deeds he stands. I was drawn to the fact noble is used 3 times in...

The Manger Build® Across the Country
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The Manger Build® Across the Country

And she gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in swaddling cloths and laid him in a manger… Luke 2:7a ESV A growing number of families across the US celebrate Christmas but miss the point of Jesus. The Manger Build provides a strategy to help churches encourage men in their congregations and communities...

Ring Weekend, Corps of Cadets, Basketball, Bathroom Renovation & Camping
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Ring Weekend, Corps of Cadets, Basketball, Bathroom Renovation & Camping

Young Adventures / September 2017 We traveled to West Point to celebrate ring weekend with Tim and his friends. The ceremony, banquet and ‘hop’ were great fun and an exciting way to celebrate this milestone. We said goodbye to Zach as he began his journey with the Corps of Cadets at Virginia Tech. He’s learning...