Find these case studies in the notes “What Are You Waiting For Note 2”.
What Are You Waiting For Lesson 2
What Are You Waiting For?
Mentoring with a Mission
Let’s take a journey
Let’s take a moment and go back in time. Close your eyes, go
back to when you were a kid. Who were you? Who were your
friends? What were your favorite things to do?
Journal, write words, draw or demonstrate in a way that is
meaningful to you your answers to these questions, Share them
with the person beside you.
Keep on Talking:
Is there one person that impacted you at this age? Who was it and
what did they do?
What would have happened if they were not part of your life?
How would your life have been different?
If you didn’t have this in your life, how would life have been
different if you had?
-helped you to grow
-connected with you personally
-connected with YOUR life and YOUR story
-Add your own….
What did this person add to your life?
Countless women today long to be nurtured. They want the love
and acceptance of a mother or a mother-substitute. They want to
feel the warmth and security of an older woman’s approval. And
Countless women of faith throughout the world today are the
embodiment of these and other virtues that equip them to nurture
younger women. But they don’t know how to do it.
Spiritual Mothering 18
3 Older women likewise are to be reverent in behavior, not
slanderers or slaves to much wine. They are to teach what is
good, 4 and so train the young women to love their husbands and
children, 5 to be self-controlled, pure, working at home, kind,
andsubmissive to their own husbands, that the word of God may
not be reviled
Context Titus 1:10-11, 16
“Of all the ways Paul could have commanded the women to
combat the decadence of culture, he told them to invest their
energies in training the younger women to live Christianly in
Spiritual Mothering 42
“The Combination of spiritual maturity and
life experiences qualify a woman to nurture a
“If you area Christian who is seeking to grow
in the faith and to live obediently, then you
are qualified for spiritual mothering.”
spiritual mothering 47- 48
1. Command from Paul for Older women who
2. Helps next generation to combat the lies of the world
3. Qualifications=spiritual maturity and life experience
4. Growing relationship with Christ.
What are you waiting For?
How can you mentor?
Who can you mentor?
Do you have hindrances to mentoring? What are they?
Do you think God is calling you to mentor currently?
Why or why not? How will this change your life?