Episode 59 – Men Who Shaped Us

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Jake and Brett share about men who have shaped them in their masculine journey. There are men who mentor us (Paul’s), men who are our peers (Barnabas’), and men we pour into (Timothy’s). Acknowledging the influence these men have in our lives is valuable. 

Guiding Quotes

“As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.“ (Proverbs 27:17)

Key Points

  • Every man needs Paul’s (sage/mentor), Barnabas’ (peer) and Timothy’s (mentee) in their life
  • We need people to clear the fog in our lives and remind us who we are and who God is
  • Masculinity is bestowed
  • Transformation is possible
  • There’s a difference between being gym strong and farm strong
  • Keep things real
  • Pouring into other men helps us remember what is most important and reminds us to stay focused on what matters most

Discussion Questions

  • What struck you from this episode?
  • What men have shaped you in your life?
  • Whom are you pouring into?

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