Podcast: How to Pursue Meaningful Mentoring Relationships (Melissa Kruger)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. The Importance of Relationships In this episode, Melissa B. Kruger, author of Growing Together: Taking Mentoring beyond Small Talk and Prayer Requests, discusses the importance of mentoring relationships for all Christians. She reflects on her own experiences learning life-changing lessons from older women, highlights some... Read more


As a university professor, I spend most of my time with adults. I love mentoring these future leaders. It’s very fulfilling work. But twice a month, I spend my lunch hour with an elementary school boy that I met through Big Brothers/Big Sisters. I joined Big Brothers/Big Sisters as a way of showing my students... Read more

When Mentoring Gets Messy

When Mentoring Will get Messy

[ad_1] Meet Katie (not her actual identify). Shes a 20-something current faculty graduate. We attend the identical church. Sooner or later, she reached out asking if Id take into account being her mentor. Thus started years of coffeeshop conversations, text-message exchanges, and partnership in ministry. Weve prayed collectively. Weve studied the Bible collectively. Weve talked... Read more