Meet Me at the Fire!
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Meet Me at the Fire!

Have you stopped to think about how often fire is used or mentioned in the Bible?  A flaming sword blocked the entrance to the Garden of Eden after Adam and Eve sinned. (Genesis 3:24) Fire consumed the sacrificial lamb on the altar once Abraham was told to spare Isaac. (Genesis 22:13) God got Moses’ attention...

You Put Resources in the Hands of Men
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You Put Resources in the Hands of Men

Battle Briefing | May 2022 Noble Warriors ministry partners are making a citywide impact in Richmond, VA.  We’ve just launched Season 3 of The Noble Man Podcast and can’t wait for you to hear our most recent episode with Stephan “Coach” Hicks. Coach was in his 40s when he founded My Brother’s Keeper, a nonprofit devoted...

The Untapped Army [Podcast Ep. 78 feat. Chuck Stecker]
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The Untapped Army [Podcast Ep. 78 feat. Chuck Stecker]

In The Noble Man Podcast Episode 78, we’re talking about activating and mobilizing an untapped, undeployed army in the church – the Gen X and Boomer generations. Rev. Chuck Stecker, Executive Director and Founder of A Chosen Generation Ministry, has dedicated the past 22 years to equipping, training, empowering, and releasing a new generation of...

Honoring the Moms in Your Life
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Honoring the Moms in Your Life

Ok, guys, this is your official reminder that Sunday is Mother’s Day. I’m sure you’ve gotten all your plans straight to make this Mother’s Day the best your wife or mom has ever experienced, right?   It’s cool to think as Jesus was in his last moments of suffering on the cross, his mother was on...

Mobilize Men to Disciple Boys [Podcast Ep. 77 feat. Scott Haima]
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Mobilize Men to Disciple Boys [Podcast Ep. 77 feat. Scott Haima]

What can a young man in his 20s do to have a lasting effect for the Kingdom? What could he have to offer?  Listen to Episode 77 of The Noble Man Podcast to find out how a college sophomore founded Christian Service Brigade (CSB Ministries) in the 30s. Now, the 85-year-old ministry has been geared...

The Responsibility and Surprise Benefit of Discipleship
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The Responsibility and Surprise Benefit of Discipleship

We’ve got a problem in the church – and a solution – if you’re willing to accept it. Christians my age and older are evidently sitting in church without engaging in discipleship at all, or they are still only being discipled. They are simply consuming without giving back.  Barna and The Navigators recently partnered to...

Filling a Gap [Podcast Ep. 76 feat. Stephan Hicks]
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Filling a Gap [Podcast Ep. 76 feat. Stephan Hicks]

Stephan Hicks is a prime example of a man allowing God to use his scars to empower other men in overcoming their wounds. Stephan was in his 40s when he founded My Brother’s Keeper, an organization born out of his own healing.   It started with just six guys, then multiplied. “Little did I know inviting...

3 Reasons to Teach Your Kids Theology Now
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3 Reasons to Teach Your Kids Theology Now

Kids Need Theology Too  When it comes to theology, start ’em young. If you’ve ever wondered how to explain the Trinity to your kids – or anyone, for that matter – you are not alone. But I have to remind myself not to fall into the trap of thinking they’re too young to get started...

The Unsuspecting Mentor [Podcast Ep. 75 feat. Kaden & Landon]
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The Unsuspecting Mentor [Podcast Ep. 75 feat. Kaden & Landon]

When it comes to intergenerational discipleship, young men are hungry, and older men want to invest.   Unfortunately, sometimes mentoring is like a middle school dance with the guys on one side of the gym and the girls on the other. Everyone wants to dance, but they don’t know how to get started. In the same...

Take the Risk!
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Take the Risk!

Minute with Mike | April 2022 A couple of themes continue to surface as we focus on mentoring.   Everyone knows mentoring is valuable.   Seasoned men want to invest in young men.   Young men are looking for wisdom.   No one knows how to get started.   Guys, here’s a bit of truth....