Family Dinner – Fight for This!
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Family Dinner – Fight for This!

Originally Posted by Mike Young May 2015 It’s interesting and encouraging to me that when we ask Tim what he misses most about being at home, his typical response is “I miss eating dinner together with the family”. (The photo shows Tim joining us for lunch last Sunday using FaceTime. We loved having him for the conversation...

A Man-Sized Challenge from a Kindergarten Teacher
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A Man-Sized Challenge from a Kindergarten Teacher

Originally posted by Mike Young October 2010 Stacy and I enjoyed our fourth Back To School Night earlier this week. With four kids in three different schools we’ve spent most of the month of September trying to get into new routines. Our last BTS night was at Hannah’s school. She just started Kindergarten and is...

Leading Through the Coronavirus: 3 ‘L’s for Men [Podcast]
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Leading Through the Coronavirus: 3 ‘L’s for Men [Podcast]

It’s hard to believe that just a few weeks ago we were fully immersed in planning and preparing for spring conferences. It seemed crazy that almost overnight we shifted the Fredericksburg, then Richmond conferences from live events to virtual ones. The dominoes of the culture shift we see now were falling, and everyone has lost...

The Legend of the Dogwood
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The Legend of the Dogwood

It’s awesome to finally see trees budding and flowers blooming. This is one of my favorite times of year. God’s creativity is on display in the woods when you see the white dogwoods blooming alongside the pink redbud trees. It’s a great time for a walk in the woods… And a great time for dads to employ...

Challenges & Solutions: A Story from The Noble Man Virtual
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Challenges & Solutions: A Story from The Noble Man Virtual

A few months ago when we were planning for The Noble Man Conferences, no one could have guessed the live events would be shut down due to a virus outbreak.  But this is not the first time we faced a challenge and found a solution. Two years ago, the Noble Warriors Team was already headed...

Workshop Highlight 2020: Kirk Weaver, Family Time Training
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Workshop Highlight 2020: Kirk Weaver, Family Time Training

In the home. That is where it all started back in 1994. Kirk Weaver had a two year old, and one on the way, when he began home-based, family-led, fun and effective spiritual training. He first learned about the idea of “family time” from Jim Weidmann, who had older children and was using activities and...

Affliction and Joy
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Affliction and Joy

I was reading in 1 Thessalonians the other morning and got hung up on verses 6-7 of chapter 1. And you became imitators of us and of the Lord, for you received the word in much affliction, with the joy of the Holy Spirit, so that you became an example to all the believers in...

Workshop Highlight 2020: Pastor Milton Harding Jr, Agapai Solutions
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Workshop Highlight 2020: Pastor Milton Harding Jr, Agapai Solutions

His mother’s wise advice to him was, “Give your life to Jesus.” Milton Harding, Jr. did just that, and the call of God on his life to proclaim the Good News and the Truths of the Kingdom of God became his mission and fueled his passion for ministry. As founder of Agapai Solutions, Pastor Milton...

“The Benefits are Ongoing.” Stories from The Noble Man Virtual
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“The Benefits are Ongoing.” Stories from The Noble Man Virtual

Don Bailey By his own admission, Don Bailey is a “non-techie.” He loves the live events and initially was not thrilled about the idea of attending a Virtual Conference. In fact, Don came close to backing out, but he made the decision to buy in. Through the equipping workshops, he received an answer to a situation...