Mentoring 101: Freedom

Mentoring 101: Freedom

I recently led a women’s retreat about mentoring and intentionally making disciples in the church. It was such a wonderful experience! Much like reading or studying the Word, I find teaching a refining discipline. The more you do it, the more you become aware of its redemptive work in you, how much more the Holy Spirit desires to teach, and how much work you have to do.

The women I had the pleasure of engaging left the retreat engaged and excited to Mentor for Life! Since so many of them purchased both the Mentor for Life book, and the accompanying Leader’s Training Manual, I wanted to make the training videos readily accessible on my blog.

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Book Review: “Brave Enough” by @NicoleUnice

Brave Enough:

Getting Over Our Fears, Flaws, and Failures to Live BOLD and FREE

Let us approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need. Hebrews 4:16

Brave Enough Book CoverWhy I picked up this book:

This book was gifted to me by one of my writing buddies and a featured guest on “A Sista’s Journey” blog, author Nicole Unice. Nicole is a counselor, Bible teacher, and Gordon-Conwell grad! I am often on the lookout for quality materials to share with women, so I was happy to receive and review this one.

Who Should Read Brave Enough:

I found Brave Enough quite refreshing. It’s the kind of book that you want to sit down and discuss with good friends over coffee or during a fun meal. It challenges us to confront our fears, flaws, and failures without being overly demanding, condemning, or simplistic. I recommend this book for consideration for women’s ministry, book clubs, personal reflection, or just hanging out in the living room.

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“Fear and Faith” Book Review & Give-away

Fear and Faith Book CoverFear and Faith: Finding the Peace Your Heart Craves

Why I picked up this book:

This book is a new release and was graciously provided to me by the author, Trillia Newbell.

Who Should Read Fear and Faith:

This is a good book for those wrestling in their quiet spaces. It encourages us to confront our fears head on with the truth of the gospel and in the trust of safe Christian community.

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