If you have a vision at all, people you are leading will rarely see as far ahead or as clearly as you do. If you find someone like that, promote them.
People expect you to treat one child or staff member the same way you treated another.
But does that really work?
Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence;
rebuke the discerning, and they will gain knowledge. (Proverbs 19:25)
There are two distractions that can cause you to drift away from the dream that you headed out for. Avoid them by reading on…
Your heavenly father is a dreamer and he has a whole bunch of dreams for your life. What good dad wouldn’t?
The danger is we limit God by limiting our thinking about him and we never find the adventure he was dreaming for us.
My last two posts were inspired by Eric Berne’s idea that we can operate in any of 3 roles whilst engaging with others. We can play the parent, adult or child role. Using them as a framework for self-analysis I’ve been encouraged to consider who my parent figures are, and to ensure I make the…
Last time I said how we need parent figures in our lives to look up to, to find direction and structure from. They may not be your real parents, but they function in that role. We all need ’em! But it’s also crucial that you are nurturing someone else.