Thanks to technology, we now can take men and women through The Journey who don’t live in a city where Influencers is located.  We believe God wants us to share this process with more men and women, and last year, He gave us the idea of doing a Journey group on our computers, using Zoom… Read More


Please pray for Tom Seay, our Regional Director for Northwest Arkansas, who will be having a heart valve replacement surgery on Thursday, May 16th.  If you’d like to leave Tom an encouraging comment or prayer, do so on the form below.  Thanks for praying.   James 5:15-16 (ESV) And the prayer of faith will save… Read More


Last fall, God gave us a vision for the National Summit at SOTO…”Go Vertical!”  We not only felt like this was a key DNA of The Journey, we felt like the best thing we could do with a group of our leaders and Journey brothers from all over the country was take them to a… Read More


Influencers: Our Regional Director for Northern California, Dennis Shepherd, is in Los Angeles, where they were running tests on his heart and he just discovered that he must undergo a Triple By-pass Heart surgery this Friday. Please pray for Dennis, his wife Jan, and his family. He is especially bummed because he will have to… Read More


Hey, Brothers. I hope this note finds you abiding in Christ and making Disciples in your sphere of influence. I just got back from a Souly Business retreat in California, where 200 men got away to seek God in a deeper way. Many of the men did not really know why they were there, other… Read More


Making Disciples Using Technology by Bryan Craig Technology is making the world a smaller place.  Just look at how easy it is to connect with people everywhere via smart phones, social media, video chats, etc.  I remember a time when you couldn’t have a long-distance relationship because it cost too much to make a phone… Read More


The Markers of a True Disciple by Bryan Craig  “For we know, brothers loved by God, that he has chosen you, because our gospel came to you not only in word, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction. You know what kind of men we proved to be among… Read More


An Abiding Marriage by Bryan Craig About 10 years ago, after I had been doing a few Journey groups with men in Tulsa, my wife and I hosted a meeting at our house for an Oklahoma congressman who was concerned about the state of marriages in Oklahoma. I reached out to men in my sphere… Read More


I have a calling to men’s ministry.  I’ve been doing some form of men’s ministry since 1996- 23 years now.  I was a product of the Promise Keepers men’s movement, I led the men’s ministry at my church, and I’ve led many men’s retreats and men’s accountability groups.  I bought into the message that Promise… Read More


You may remember us mentioning the “Virtual Journey Group”.  Since last August, we have been testing doing a Journey group with men from all over the country, and even Malaysia and Costa Rica, meeting regularly and going through The Journey via videoconference.  We were not sure how this would work, but IT WORKS!  We are… Read More


Journey 2.0 Explained by Bryan Craig   Ever since Rocky and I did our Podcast on Journey 2.0, there has been a buzz of questions from guys in different regions.  So, let me help you all with some clarity.  Journey 2.0 is NOT to be confused with new curriculum, although we did just introduce Rocky’s… Read More


You have come to Mount Zion, to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem. You have come to thousands upon thousands of angels in joyful assembly, to the church of the firstborn, whose names are written in heaven. You have come to God, the Judge of all, to the spirits of the righteous made perfect, to Jesus the mediator of a new covenant.… Read More