In Spiritual Sisterhood Osaigbovo calls all of her sisters to become a spiritual mother or be mentored by one for the sake of their African American communities. She offers everything you'll need to know to get started down this path. Find out how to find a mentor or find someone to mentor. Using stories and sage advice from those who have been there, she encourages you to drop the excuses and reach out to another. Great for women of all ages. Paperback.
In these pages, author and speaker Rebecca Florence Osaigbovo calls all sisters to either become a spiritual mother or be mentored by one. In fact, she believes the survival of African American communities depends on the renewal of mentoring relationships. Having spent many years as both a mentor and a mentee, Osaigbovo provides here the resources needed for effective, life-giving, mentoring relationships, including help for
- finding someone to mentor or someone to mentor you
- deciding what to do together
- avoiding pitfalls
- reaching across the age gap, whether older to younger or younger to older
In addition, you'll read stories from real mentors and mentees that reveal the life-change and lasting effects that come from vibrant mentoring relationships. Older, spiritually mature African American women also offer their wise words of advice, gleaned from years of serving as spiritual mothers to others. Whether you're in a family, workplace, school or ministry context, whether you're young or old, you can begin a mentoring relationship. Let Rebecca Florence Osaigbovo and her spiritual sisters and mothers show you how.
Rebecca Osaigbovo is founder and director of Chosen Vessels Ministries, Inc., a nonprofit outreach organization that focuses on leadership training, prison ministry, and challenging and inspiring women to be agents of change in their families, workplaces and communities. She also speaks at churches and conferences on prayer, spiritual growth, women in ministry and overcoming adversity. She lives in Michigan.
"In this book, Tennessee native, Osaigbovo offers a structure and rationale for mentoring from A to Z. This book is a must read!"