When we see the ordinary events of our lives begin to intersect with things we are reading and studying, it usually means God is trying to get our attention.
I posted on Friday about “Losing the Plot” in our lives and ministries. Literally hours later, I found myself reading a portion from The Executive and the Elephant: A Leader’s Guide for Building Inner Excellence by Richard L. Daft that added another stream to my contemplation.
While not a Christian oriented book, the leadership principles of the inner life affect how we view events and circumstances.
Daft says, “Our perceptions are based more on our needs and biases than on external events or reality…most distortions are in our favor“
In light of this, he lists Six Mental Mistakes Leaders Make. Here they are: