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The Needs of a Contemporary Man

Walk with Christ

  • Regular disciplined time in the Word and prayer
  • How much time is needed to establish spiritual endurance?
  • Seeking the Lord’s leadership
  • Journaling that communication

Personal Vision

  • Clear Purpose
  • Understanding God’s Call
  • A mission statement

Good Family Man

  • Involved – time with family
  • Models good moral values
  • Mentors their children
  • Clear understanding of Biblical masculinity
  • Spiritual leadership
  • Balanced life

Church Involvement

  • Regular input from ministry and fellowship
  • Service – ministry to others
  • Pastor support

Small Group – Being mentored

  • Develop lasting value from ministry and the Word
  • Growth from truth shared among meaningful relationships
  • Building solid relationships and friends
  • Open communications of real needs
  • Accountability

Job Contentment

  • Fulfillment
  • Confidence
  • Joy and peace
  • Godly work by godly workers

Mentoring Others

  • Commitment to the mentoring process and the person being mentored
  • See the person being mentored as God sees them (potential) and affirm them
  • Accountability (confrontation)


  • Divine wisdom
  • Priorities
  • Doing well across all compartments of their lives

Kloppmann, Karl W., A Men’s Ministry for the Small Church, Xulon Press:2004, pgs 33-46.