Processing…
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Processing…

Minute with Mike / February 2019 Our sons often remind me (and Stacy) that lecturing is an ineffective parenting strategy. Although I think I’ve given some powerful ‘Dad Lectures’ over the years, I know there’s greater impact when I process expectations, concerns and discipline with them. This truth holds in the realm of men’s discipleship...

Effective Discipleship & What it Means to be a Man
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Effective Discipleship & What it Means to be a Man

Comments from attendees of Leading Noble Men 2019: “Spot on! Excellent topics of great interest to all with highly knowledgeable, trustworthy presenters. These men have been on the front lines of that of which they spoke!” “The conversations in the foyer between men; especially the men who had not attended before. Very positive.” “This was...

Leading Noble Men: Top 10 Reasons
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Leading Noble Men: Top 10 Reasons

10 Reasons to bring a team of men to Leading Noble Men: 10. Every ministry in your church would benefit from more men who walk with Jesus. 09. Discipling men should be a priority in the church. 08. Our culture doesn’t know what manhood looks like. The church can help. 07. The boys in your...

Robert Lewis Challenges Pastors to Invest in Men
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Robert Lewis Challenges Pastors to Invest in Men

Challenge to Pastors from Robert Lewis Nothing – Nothing I have ever done, ever, in my pastoral ministry has ever reaped such real, tangible, longstanding, enduring, life-changing, community-infiltrating life change as giving direct attention to my men every year for 20 years. Nothing. I cannot tell you how exciting it is, even now, just even...

Changed Men Change Everything
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Changed Men Change Everything

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come. 2 Corinthians 5:17 New beginnings. New perspectives. New attitudes. New priorities. A new year… and the beginning of conference season. We love to hear and share stories of how seeds you sow through Noble...

God is Growing the Impact of Noble Warriors
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God is Growing the Impact of Noble Warriors

Part of the #TellTheStory series. Our mission is to serve churches as they equip men to walk with Christ and lead well. The evolving Regional Teams (RT) concept is helping us engage more churches and leaders across the state and beyond. We’ve seen exciting developments in 2018 and there is much opportunity on the horizon....

Interview with Rick Caldwell, Authentic Manhood
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Interview with Rick Caldwell, Authentic Manhood

Part of the #TellTheStory series. For years Authentic Manhood and the 33 The Series have played a role in changing and shaping the lives of men for Christ. 33 The Series even played a role in the lives of David Argabright and John Rippey (read the story here). Noble Warriors had the pleasure of interviewing Rick Caldwell, the director...

Partners Keep Us Accountable!
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Partners Keep Us Accountable!

Part 3 of #TellTheStory If you’ve been keeping up with our story, you’ve read about Carl’s Leap of Faith and “It Just So Happened” moments. Next, Carl Benjamin finds himself sitting in the office of John Rippey. “I [Carl] gave him a call. I had no idea who he was. We set up a meeting to...

It Just So Happened…
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It Just So Happened…

Part 2 of #TellTheStory If you read our last article (read part 1 here), you learned a little bit about Carl Benjamin and his Noble Warriors journey. In April 2018, Carl took a leap of faith and jumped feet-first into full-time men’s ministry. Since then Carl has been traveling around Southwest Virginia spreading the word...

A Leap of Faith
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A Leap of Faith

Part 1 of #TellTheStory In April 2018, Carl Benjamin threw his hands up and said…  “Okay God, I give. Let’s do this men’s ministry thing full time.” Carl had spent the last 37 years in the corporate world as an IT database coordinator for Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, but it was Promise Keepers events in...