We all need others to encourage, challenge, and teach us, but this kind of mentorship is critical in the early stages of a new Christian life. In Brand New: A 40-Day Guide to Life in Christ, Shilo Taylor gives new believers a brief and practical guide through their first steps in their walk with Jesus. The Brand New Mentor’s Guide provides a resource for mentors who are walking with these new Christians.
With tips for leaders and guided reflections, this mentor’s guide is an essential component to a successful mentorship. It will help you facilitate discussion, expand on the daily readings, and wrestle with the questions throughout the 40-day devotional. Taylor brings her years of experience in youth ministry to equip mentors with an essential resource for ministry and outreach.
Get a beginner’s guide to Christianity in Brand New: A 40-Day Guide to Life in Christ.
Whether you are mentoring a person or a small group, Shilo Taylor has done the heavy lifting for you. Shiloh’s comments on her daily questions are insightful and wise. The Scripture added for each day’s reading extend the content of the book for those looking to keep the discussion going.
Sean McGever, Young Life Area Director and professor of theology, Grand Canyon University
Brand New ... will refresh your heart and soul by constantly pointing you to Jesus.
—Jarrid Wilson, pastor, author of Love Is Oxygen
Shilo Taylor serves in youth ministry at North County Christ the King Church in Lynden, WA. She also writes, teaches, supports foster families, and tends chickens, bunnies, barn cats, and vegetable gardens. Shilo and her husband have four creative and expressive children.