Leading Your Family on Giving Thanks Day
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Leading Your Family on Giving Thanks Day

Noble Notes Throwback Men, I challenge all of us to work on being proactive about how we offer thanks to the Creator of the Universe next week and celebrate the birth of the Savior of the world next month. Stacy and I worked through some of our holiday planning last week and came up with...

Cooperation vs. Competition
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Cooperation vs. Competition

Minute with Mike / November 2019 Satan tries to convince churches, ministries and individuals that we’re in competition with each other, but it simply isn’t true. Paul uses the analogy of a body and its various parts to remind us that we’re all different but valuable. One of the things I love about the National...

Super Co-op, First Sergeant and Basketball Season
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Super Co-op, First Sergeant and Basketball Season

Family Update / November 2019 BEN continues to settle in at NC State and is plugging into InterVarsity. He’s accepted a super co-op with the Westrock Paper Mill in Hopewell starting in May. He’ll be back home for almost 7 months. Hannah is relieved! ZACH is nailing his job as First Sergeant in his company....

Virginia and Beyond
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Virginia and Beyond

Our priority is the work God has given us to do here in Virginia. But together we are reaching beyond the Commonwealth to encourage other ministry leaders as well! On October 22-23 I was in Dallas as the NCMM hosted The National Training on Ministry to Men. Over 125 ministry leaders from over 30 states...

Workshop Highlight 2019: Randall Nichols, Echo Orphancare Partners
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Workshop Highlight 2019: Randall Nichols, Echo Orphancare Partners

Randall Nichols, workshop presenter for The Noble Man Tidewater on October 26, 2019 It’s been a ten year journey. One that has revealed to Randall Nichols that the Church has the heart to answer the call of caring for ‘the least of these’, but just lacks the resources. That is where Echo Orphancare Partners fill in...

Workshop Highlight 2019: Brent Vallee, Vallee Counseling
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Workshop Highlight 2019: Brent Vallee, Vallee Counseling

Brent Vallee, workshop presenter for The Noble Man Tidewater on October 26, 2019 Brent Vallee has a heart for working with people who feel stuck or broken. But after several years of working in college ministry, he realized that he wasn’t fully equipped to help the struggling people he met. So, he decided to do...

#ForeverYoung
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#ForeverYoung

Family Update / October 2019 #ForeverYoung. That’s the wedding hashtag for the marriage of our Tim Young to Ms. Caroline Breeden. They met last November, started dating in January, got engaged in June and married on September 1. At the rehearsal dinner, Tim spoke to the thoughts of many when he said, “Yes, this has...

The Quest vs. 33
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The Quest vs. 33

Minute with Mike / October 2019 Both The Quest for Authentic Manhood and 33 The Series are excellent resources to help men understand and live out biblical manhood. The Quest, Winning at Work and Home and The Great Adventure were released almost 20 years ago and feature the original teachings that Robert Lewis developed for...

You Fuel the Authentic Manhood Movement
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You Fuel the Authentic Manhood Movement

Reject Passivity / Accept Responsibility / Lead Courageously / Invest Eternally Men across Virginia and beyond are familiar with this simple definition of biblical manhood. Many heard it, learned it, embraced it and live it because of you! We share this deep desire to see men walk with Christ and Lead well. We agree that...

NW Answers: Accountability Resources
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NW Answers: Accountability Resources

I lead a couple of men’s groups and often the topic comes up about “accountability.” I’m looking for a good resource that some men and I can use as a guide. I’m looking for general accountability that can be used for getting healthy, prayer, other goals, sexual purity, etc…  Here are some tools that I...