The Heart Of Mentoring

This series was taught July – August, 2012. Study guides and audio files are available below. 

mentor-300x163Every man should be a “mentored mentor” and this series is a practical looks at what effective mentoring looks like. Some of the principles we will look at include:

  • It starts with the heart. Effective mentors understand that living is about giving.
  • It’s the journey that counts. Effective mentors see mentoring as a process that requires perseverance.
  • Into their world – through yours. Effective mentors open their world to their mentoring partners.
  • Aligning passion with work. Effective mentors help mentoring partners find their passion.
  • Advancing through adversity. Effective mentors are comforters who share the load.
  • Let your values filter be your guide. Effective mentors help turn values into practice.
  • The substance of mentoring. Effective mentors model character.
  • The fuel that drives the engine. Effective mentors affirm faith and spirituality.
  • The vision gap: focusing on the future. Effective mentors recognize that mentoring plus reproduction equals legacy.
  • It’s never too early – or to late – to start. Effective mentors go for it!

Course Outline / Study Guides / Audio Files

July 11, 2012 – Series Introduction NOTES Audio
July 18, 2012 – Biblical Mentoring Begins with the Heart NOTES
July 25, 2012 – Biblical Mentoring Takes Patience, Persistence and Time. NOTES Audio
August 1, 2012 – Biblical Mentoring Invites Men Into Your World. NOTES Audio
August 9, 2012 – Mentoring Through Adversity. (Stephen Pritchett) NOTES
August 15, 2012 – Mentoring Models and Teaches Character NOTES
August 22, 2012 – Andy Burggraff
August 29, 2012 – Mentoring Requires Initiative, Maturity and Getting Started! NOTES