How do you get perspective and rebuild hope?
There is one spot that I love to go to be alone to do just that. It is sitting in the cockpit of our sailboat. I love the early morning as the sun rises, sipping coffee, and praying – but the type of prayer where I listen more than talk.
It seems particularly at this season of the year that many leaders find themselves behind on deadlines, overcommitted with projects, feeling overworked and exhausted. Many are in relational conflict and struggling to keep focused on the mission. In the whirling of demands, it is so easy to lose hope.