It takes Men to raise a Man
Our boys need a whole team of men if they're to grow into a man. I can think of numerous men who've influenced me from early in my childhood. There were several great men at Metropolitan Baptist, Mr. Shuttleworth in Middle School, Mr. Sell, Mr. Pierce, and Tagg in High School, and others as well. None of them were perfect, but all of them were fishers of men.
A recent post by Brett at the Art of Manliness got me thinking about all of this. He writes,