4 Key Points to Sharpening Each Other
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4 Key Points to Sharpening Each Other

Originally Posted by Mike Young June 2006 Guys, according to many studies and observations, men (especially Christian men) are friendless. I’ve talked to a number of men about this and there is some logic to the problem. In elementary, middle and high school we all had buddies that were part of our daily lives and...

Can God Use a Man Like Me?
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Can God Use a Man Like Me?

This is Part 1 of a series. Listen to Mike introduce this incredible story in the video below. Change the man and everything changes. But what starts that change? For some, it starts with a question:  “Can God Use a Man Like Me?” Noble Warriors exists to help answer this question. Most Bible-believing men have probably...

Babies, Basketball Champions, Small Groups, Red Phase & 22!
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Babies, Basketball Champions, Small Groups, Red Phase & 22!

Young Adventures / November 2017 Many of you know Stan and Laurie Harrison. (Laurie is our Office Manager so she recruits Stan to help with most ever y event.) They are now Sweetie and Pops! Don’t forget to ask her about Lelia. She’ll surely have a photo of this precious granddaughter. Hannah’s team wrapped up...

This Keeps Us Going!
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This Keeps Us Going!

Minute with Mike / November 2017 Seeds sown in one season, produce a harvest later… Early this week Matt shared with me about how he connected with a workshop presenter, Eric Wallace of Uniting Church and Home at the 2017 Richmond ISI. They have met three times since to discuss parenting teens. Matt has already read two...

Passing the Baton and Joining Forces
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Passing the Baton and Joining Forces

Jabez called upon the God of Israel, saying, Oh that you would bless me and enlarge my border…  1 Chronicles 4:10 For over 30 years Ike Newingham worked throughout the Tidewater, Virginia region to disciple men and help churches disciple men. Ike founded The Gathering of Men, assembled a team, planted Gospel seeds and has...

1 Question Survey Results – Who’s Responsible?
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1 Question Survey Results – Who’s Responsible?

Who’s responsible for spiritual growth of children? Here’s what over 1,000 men across the country told us in a 1 Question Survey. Does your church have a plan/strategy to help men succeed with what most believe is a primary responsibility?

Stand in the Gap: Seeds Planted 20 Years Ago
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Stand in the Gap: Seeds Planted 20 Years Ago

October 4, 1997, Washington DC – I wasn’t there. But… And I sought for a man among them that should make up the hedge and stand in the gap before Me for the land, that I should not destroy it; but I found none. Ezekiel 22:30 KJV I didn’t get actively engaged in men’s discipleship...

Standing Near As They Struggle
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Standing Near As They Struggle

I’m not typically a poetry guy but I found this poem (The Writer by Richard Wilbur), and the email from Jay Payleitner, worth my time. Read the poem a couple of times, even if you’re not a poetry guy. Can you identify with this father’s heart? He listens to his daughter struggle with an assignment and...

Boldness That Moves Forward Through Difficulties
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Boldness That Moves Forward Through Difficulties

Originally Posted by Mike Young May 2006 My sons are big fans of the Davy Crockett movies from Walt Disney. Perhaps you remember them. Early in Davy Crockett; King of the Wild Frontier, there is a scene in which Davy and his men, a group of volunteers from Tennessee, have met their obligation and decided...

Join us in Nashville!
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Join us in Nashville!

You’ve read before that I’m now serving a term as the President of the National Coalition of Ministries to Men. Our annual meeting is coming up on November 13-15 in Nashville. Reload is a unique opportunity to connect with dedicated men’s ministry leaders from across the country. I’ve been a member of NCMM since 2006...