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.

Continue reading “Mentoring 101: Freedom”

On Giving and Getting in 2016

2016 has been a roller coaster of a year. As I sit here preparing my last presentations and talks for 2016, I am also tying up loose ends from various projects. I always find myself reflecting at this time of year. I am in awe for all the good that has transpired this year, and am overwhelmed with sadness and disappointment from other events that have taken place in our country and in our world. I wanted to take this time to give you a quick update, let you know what is coming, and to thank you for joining me on A Sista’s Journey.

This will most likely be my last post of 2016. If WordPress sends me one of those “End of Year” wrap-ups, I’ll share any interesting information by amending this post.

Continue reading “On Giving and Getting in 2016”


After two months of laboring in love, and collaborating with the fabulous Rachel Cox of ohsimplejoys, I am so pleased to present my redesigned official website. Check it out here: and tell me what you think.

Mentor for Life Book Cover

Also, today marks 29 days until the official release of my first book, “Mentor for Life: Finding Purpose through Intentional Discipleship.” You can pre-order it now:

When you early order by March 31, 2016, you will receive a free training manual including six lessons and training videos for your leadership team. If you are looking to start a mentoring or discipleship ministry, if you have a small group ministry and are looking for a tool to train your leadership team, if you are looking to revive or refine your current ministry programming, or are looking for something more intentional, I have something for you and your leadership team. Order books for your entire team now, and be prepared to start training this spring!

Insert your receipt confirmation number, and retrieve your bonus materials using this link:

All bonus materials will be delivered electronically at the end of the campaign.

Blessings, Natasha