Leading With A Rainstorm Over Your Head by Eric Foshee
You've probably seen a cartoon or a picture of a single rain cloud hovering over just one person, following them around. That cloud is raining on them and them alone. It's almost comical unless, of course, you're that umbrella-less soul caught in that storm.
We've all at one time or another felt that way. When you're in the midst of the rain it very much feels like it's just raining on you. It's hard to accomplish simple things sometimes. It's really difficult to continue to lead a team through it. Recently, my family found ourselves in such a storm. There were many tough days and long nights but the thing is, I still have a team, a ministry, to lead. Here's a few thoughts I'm learning towards leading through these situations: (continue reading)