Moving Your Best Men from Church Management to Kingdom Multiplication
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Moving Your Best Men from Church Management to Kingdom Multiplication

Pastors, are you making the most of your godly men?   One of the conversations I frequently have with pastors is about leveraging their best men, their most reproducible men, as leaders for a men’s discipleship initiative.  Can you think of a guy in your church everyone recognizes as someone they would want to emulate? When...

A Cross-Cultural Friendship That is Changing Lives
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A Cross-Cultural Friendship That is Changing Lives

In the 1960s, a young Black man named Clarence Shuler stepped into the gymnasium of a White church. It was an age where segregation was outlawed but still practiced where he lived. He and his friend had endured racial slurs, bottles being hurled at them, and fearing for their safety just to walk the short...

Cross-Cultural Friendships [Podcast Ep. 85 feat. Clarence Shuler]
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Cross-Cultural Friendships [Podcast Ep. 85 feat. Clarence Shuler]

Clarence Shuler is a discipler of disciplers, “a Swiss army knife of ministry,” and it all began when he was 14. A local youth pastor named Gary Chapman took a chance on him in a place and time where cross-cultural relationships were rare and challenging.   “Segregation was outlawed but still being practiced.”   Yet he experienced...

Lessons Learned in 30 Years of Marriage 
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Lessons Learned in 30 Years of Marriage 

My bride and I celebrated thirty years of marriage this week! We are grateful for God’s grace toward us in our marriage and family. We recently reflected on how much we’ve learned along the way, and gathered some of our top lessons, both fun and challenging. What has the Lord shown you through your marriage...

Paying it Forward [Podcast Ep. 84 feat. Paul Henderson]
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Paying it Forward [Podcast Ep. 84 feat. Paul Henderson]

Paul Henderson discusses the rich heritage of fruitful mentorship in his life and how he is paying it forward to the next generation on The Noble Man Podcast.  Paul’s dad taught him and his five brothers the Scriptures. He had a high school coach who breathed life and belief into him. He worked with mentors...

How a Hankie Can Make Him a Hero
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How a Hankie Can Make Him a Hero

Since this post is especially for ladies, I would be surprised if you follow the Art of Manliness blog or podcast. But I saw something there that might be of interest to you – a visual graphic on 6 Reasons to Carry a Handkerchief. It happens to intersect with the book we’ve been talking about...

Teamwork Makes the Family Work
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Teamwork Makes the Family Work

Parenting takes work from both the mom and the dad. Join Mike and guest Jay Payleitner as they discuss Jay’s new book, Moms Bringing Out the Best in Dads.  Noble Warriors team members Christen and Hollie participate with experience on the other side of the table, offering their perspectives as wives and moms and how...

Turn the Tables on Father’s Day
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Turn the Tables on Father’s Day

“In the Bible, the blessing was everything.”   Dr. Tony Evans discusses this blessing in Show Me the Father, the powerful Kendrick Brothers movie released in 2021.  We hear a lot about “blessings” in society today, but have you thought much about THE Blessing? Dr. Evans goes on to explain, “That blessing was the covenantal transfer...

Willing to Invest [Podcast Ep. 82 feat. Greg Beechaum]
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Willing to Invest [Podcast Ep. 82 feat. Greg Beechaum]

Dr. Greg Beechaum, Senior Pastor of Little Zion Baptist Church in Powhatan, VA, is devoted to serving his church in every capacity, including joining the men’s choir. He doesn’t even sing, but he goes to be where the men are. Greg had the blessing of being raised around godly men, but he observed too many...

Thanking the Pauls and Encouraging the Timothys
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Thanking the Pauls and Encouraging the Timothys

For though you have countless guides in Christ, you do not have many fathers. For I became your father in Christ Jesus through the gospel. I urge you then, be imitators of me. 1 Corinthians 4:15-16 ESV  To Timothy, my true son in the faith. Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ...