Not all needs are apparent

This is a reblog from Andrea Buczynski.  She has some great thoughts on encouragement.  Who needs encouraging?  The answer might surprise you…Read on….

Thank you for coming.  I wish my director came to visit me.

I was climbing into my car after a visit to one of our local leaders when I heard that last sentence.  That year, I heard that same sentence several times. “I wish…”   All of the leaders who voiced that thought were successfully leading their teams forward.  Who would have thought that they would want a visit?  Who would have thought that they needed it?

Not me. They were super confident, each one creatively approaching the mission with vigor, and relishing the opportunities to advance the Kingdom. They slew giants!  They did eat problems for breakfast!  Who would have thought?

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About Steve Morgan

I work in Global Leadership Development with Cru with my wife, Terry. We have been married 34 years and have 4 grown children. I have a Masters in Global Leadership together through Azusa Pacific University. I generally write about 5 “L’s: Living Well, Loving Deeply, Learning Continuously, Leading Courageously and Leaving a Legacy. I occasionally write about Laughing Loudly. Subscribe on the right side to receive an email whenever there is a new post. I invite you to leave your comments so we can dialogue on the various topics and learn from each other. If you are new to the site, you might start with looking at some of the top posts or doing a search on the right side bar for one of the 5 “L’s” that interest you. Or you can view the blog archives for topics. Photo Credit:
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