In a previous post I mentioned three areas in addition to spiritual formation that have been transformational in my life: physical exercise and personal training, seeing a therapist on a regular basis, and having a personal coach at this point in my life.
Being a “life coach” is a somewhat recent trend. The terminology has been around for some time. The reason I use Mentor/Apprentice is the image. The image of a “life coach” isn’t mentoring. It’s a consultant. It’s telling someone else what to do. Maybe you’ve done it… maybe you haven’t. But, it seems to beContinue reading “Mentors, Coaches, and Apprentices”