Mentoring Mastery

January 2022 - Volume 02. Issue 01.

Mentor Like Jesus: His Radical Approach to Building the Church

Campbell, Regi. "Mentor Like Jesus: His Radical Approach to Building the Church." RM Press, Atlanta, GA, 2009, 2016.

“Driven by a desire to teach ‘up and coming’ leaders how to integrate their personal faith into every facet of life, including the marketplace” – that is how Andy Stanley, Pastor of Northpoint Church, where the Radical Mentoring program and vision was birthed, lived, and practiced, summarizes the passion of founder Regi Campbell and defines the vision that roots the Radical Mentoring program.


* Please note that Trent endeavours to extract the precious nuggets of mentoring wisdom from each book he uses for Mentoring Mastery to save you the time in reading each book. That being said, if you wish to dive into these books yourself, we have a Kindle version that we can make available to you. Please email [email protected] if you wish to have access to this.*

"Micro" Managing

With the Fall 2021 micro-courses being complete, and the Winter 2022 micro-courses on the horizon, now is a good time to consider how to manage the opportunities each micro-course presents for student development and ODA (assignment) completion. Here are some tips and tricks to help you and your student take full advantage of these embedded milestones.


Tech Tips

Take note that Reading assignments accompany each of the micro-courses. Again, one of the challenges the mentor faces is gaining an adequate familiarity with the primary resource content to engage and evaluate student critical interactions and analysis. Here are some links to resources that will provide an overview summary of the current primary reading resources attached to this Fall’s micro-courses.



Finally, I want to put on record the goals that I have set for improving the mentor’s individual and team contribution to a Quality Learner Experience, as described in Northwest’s CBTE Quality Frame.