What to Look for in a Mentor

Youth Specialties
September 27th, 2011

Finding a mentor can be hard.  Here are a few things to look for in someone you are considering:

1. Asks good questions.
2. Is a good listener.
3. Doesn’t offer easy answers.
4. Wants what is best for you!
5. Embraces the mystery of God.
6. Tells you things you may not want to hear.
7. Someone you want to be like, whose life you admire and respect.
8. Practices the spiritual disciplines.
9. Is Willing to think differently
10. Commits to meet regularly.

What would you add to the list?

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