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....

Become a Johnny or a Bill in Someone’s Life
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Become a Johnny or a Bill in Someone’s Life

Battle Briefing | April 2022 Mentoring is a big deal to me. Pat Fiordelise is a friend of Noble Warriors and Pastor of Kingsland Baptist Church in Richmond, VA. His life has been shaped by men who stepped up to mentor him since he was in second grade. Two men were so influential he wrote...

Intergenerational Perspectives [Podcast Ep. 74 feat. Ben Young]
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Intergenerational Perspectives [Podcast Ep. 74 feat. Ben Young]

Who have been the formative men in your life, and how can we impact the Kingdom through mentoring?  “I think there are a lot of men thirsting to share what they’ve learned in life, but I don’t think they know how to make that connection … How do we create that link between those seasoned...

Retreat Reflections
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Retreat Reflections

Know well the condition of your flocks, And give attention to your herds, Proverbs 27:23 Pastor, do you know how your men are doing? I know your days are full. Your load is heavy, and you are weary. That seems to be the standard condition of pastors these days, but many of your men are feeling...

What Every Man Needs [Podcast Ep. 73]
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What Every Man Needs [Podcast Ep. 73]

We’re kicking off a new season of The Noble Man Podcast talking about mentorship. This short episode packs a punch as Mike answers some of the most frequently asked questions he gets about mentoring, including:  What’s the one thing every man wants and needs in his life?  What’s the difference between mentorship and discipleship?  What’s...

Mentoring on the Field
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Mentoring on the Field

Did you ever have a mentor through playing sports while growing up? If so, you know that mentoring a kid through sports can change a life.  A Different Path  It was a high school coach that changed Paul Henderson’s life trajectory. He wasn’t a Christian mentor, but he believed in Paul and had influence over...

3 Reasons Kids Need Mentors Too
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3 Reasons Kids Need Mentors Too

Why is it important to have other adults in our kids’ lives?  As our children grow, develop, and go through their natural life phases, we know that they need guidance. Like most parents, I know I’m no expert in every area of life. That’s why we must find other godly men and women that we...

From Mourning to Mentor (Part 2)
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From Mourning to Mentor (Part 2)

An Inconceivable Wound  Hank and Peggy Graeser’s life was tragically altered when their beloved son, Bryan, received a diagnosis of cancer at just eighteen years old. Their immediate response was a desperate prayer, “Lord, we are going to trust you in this. Amen.” They had no idea what that trust would look like.   Words like...

“What’s in Your Hand?”
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“What’s in Your Hand?”

Minute with Mike | March 2022 When Moses offered excuses, God took them away. “What is that in your hand?” God asked. “A staff,” Moses replied.  You know the story. God told him to throw down the staff, and it became a serpent. Then He told him to grab the serpent by the tail, and...