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...

NW Southwest Answers: Top 3 Accomplishments of 2018
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NW Southwest Answers: Top 3 Accomplishments of 2018

From a supporter and friend of Noble Warriors in Southwest Virginia: What are the TOP THREE accomplishments you’ve achieved in 2018. What has been your biggest impact on local churches so far?  Carl Benjamin, Southwest Regional Coordinator: Surrendering to God I would say my biggest achievement was actually surrendering to God by taking a huge...

Tidewater Region, Huge Opportunity
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Tidewater Region, Huge Opportunity

In late 2017, The Gathering of Men merged with Noble Warriors and invited us to begin serving churches in the area, helping them equip men to walk with Christ and lead well. We hosted our first Noble Man conference in Yorktown on October 13th at Coastal Community Church. The day was great and men were...

My God Adventure
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My God Adventure

By Carl Benjamin / June 8, 2018 I want to give you a quick update on my God Adventure. It has been over six weeks since I left the security of corporate life as a database administrator at Anthem to begin working full-time with Noble Warriors. And I’m loving it! My personal relationship with the...

…But I don’t Want To Raise Money
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…But I don’t Want To Raise Money

By Carl Benjamin / August 3, 2018  Here’s a quick update on how my new role in life is going. The quote below is from The God Ask by Steve Shadrach. I recently sent this quote out to a few guys that pray for me regularly. I want to serve God and be obedient to...

Christ’s Call on the Young
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Christ’s Call on the Young

Manchester High School student, Caleb Eckerd, is one of our youngest Noble Men and has been involved with the mission of Noble Warriors almost from the start through his friendship with Ben Young. Caleb says he was practically the Young family’s fourth son. “I joined in working alongside them for the ministry whether that meant...

Prayer is Not Optional
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Prayer is Not Optional

“I just pray all the time! I just love doing it!” Pastor Don Coleman loves prayer. After a health scare in 2009, when he suffered a diabetic coma for 3.5 weeks and only given a 15% chance of survival, prayer became his life and testimony. Even medical professionals have told him how he was a...

Put a Rock in Their Shoe
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Put a Rock in Their Shoe

Allen Crostic lead a workshop on Apologetics and Evangelism at the Richmond Noble Man Conference. We recently caught up with Allen to get to know him a little better, talk about the topic of his workshop, and how to handle those tough spiritual conversations. Tell us a little about yourself. How long have you been...