Who's Sharpening Your Iron? Seeking and Cultivating Mentors
"Comfort is not your friend - Connection is."
These powerful words from this episode's guest provide the backdrop for our discussion. In this second of a 3-part series on mentoring, we explore how to seek mentors and cultivate those relationships. We also explore how those relationships can enable and equip us to lead in the spaces we occupy.
Scriptural Reference: Proverbs 27 : 17 - "As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another."
Guest: Rev. Dr. James L. Miles, Founder, Lodestone R3.
Resources mentioned in this episode:
- Book: Resilient Ministry: What Pastors Told Us About Surviving and Thriving by Bob Burns, Tasha D. Chapman, and Donald C. Guthrie
- Book: The Art of Community - Building the New Age of Participation by Jono Bacon
- Concept: VUCA - Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, Ambiguity
- Concept: Policy Entrepreneurship & Three Streams by John Kingdon