Stepping Up to the Griddle
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Stepping Up to the Griddle

Part 6 of THE RIGHT NEXT STEP Series It’s time to tell a story about something we as a ministry got to do. We’ve been highlighting men who have taken THE RIGHT NEXT STEP and praising God for whatever part He has allowed us to play in that. But, as we shared with you, Noble Warriors is moving forward in our...

The Ripple Effect of a Step
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The Ripple Effect of a Step

Part 5 of THE RIGHT NEXT STEP Series “Men need to be around men… when we do it alone, it doesn’t turn out well.”  Matt was doing what he knew to do best, working hard and creating a good life for his family. And he was doing it well, just like his dad did. But when his friend Nolan from church took THE RIGHT NEXT...

Stepping into the Gap
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Stepping into the Gap

Part 4 of THE RIGHT NEXT STEP Series “The state of the family and men is pretty discouraging. We are trying to improve that one man at a time, one step at a time.”  Fred Cox knows that the harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few.  He felt unworthy to take THE RIGHT NEXT STEP,...

An Unexpected Turn of Steps
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An Unexpected Turn of Steps

Part 3 of THE RIGHT NEXT STEP series. When Reverend William Gibson started his most recent 33 Series group about a year and a half ago, he had no idea his first meeting would be his last – at least in person. His kickoff was timed right before the world shut down due to a global...

An Owen Visit, a Chaperone and an Emcee
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An Owen Visit, a Chaperone and an Emcee

Family Update | October 2021 OWEN came for a visit! He brought his mom along but left his dad behind. We enjoyed a week with CAROLINE and OWEN but sure missed TIM! Christmas is coming!   BEN met our church youth at Camp Willow Run to help with the fall retreat. He ‘chaperoned’ the 10th...

The Tailgate Challenge
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The Tailgate Challenge

Minute with Mike | October 2021 We love tailgate season! Gathering is exciting but the real issue for the guys is what they do with what they’ve heard. We put the challenge in context like this…   Tonight, after The Noble Man Tailgate, “What’s THE RIGHT NEXT STEP for you?”  You’ve had a chance to… ...

The Step of Pep
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The Step of Pep

Part 2 of THE RIGHT NEXT STEP series. When was the last time a pep rally helped anyone take THE RIGHT NEXT STEP?   Over twenty years ago, Nate and Allison were high school sweethearts. He was the captain of the football team, and she was the captain of the cheerleading squad. Now they are still cheering each other on as they...

#TheRightNextStep Series
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#TheRightNextStep Series

Battle Briefing | October 2021 We want to tell you some stories – stories of men who have decided to take THE RIGHT NEXT STEP.  They are husbands, fathers, pastors, and workers, and because each of them has decided to take one RIGHT NEXT STEP, we see the ripple effect in lives all around them....

New School Year, Routines and Baby Toes
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New School Year, Routines and Baby Toes

Family Update | September 2021 HANNAH started school as a student at John Tyler Community College. She’ll finish up her high school requirements this year then move on to nursing classes. She’s going back through the book Lady in Waiting with two more girls!   BEN was home for the first two weeks of August...

The Young Man’s Strength and The Old Man’s Wisdom
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The Young Man’s Strength and The Old Man’s Wisdom

Minute with Mike | September 2021 We all need wise men in our lives. But the typical guy, like me, doesn’t realize how much he needs help until he’s in over his head. I’m not sure where I heard this quote originally but…   The old man needs the young man’s strength.   The young...