When you want to be a motivating leader, simple encouragement may not be what your follower needs.
Think about the path they are walking (Pro 4:26).
The Gospel of Mark records that John the Baptist was the one who would prepare the way for the Lord (Mark 1:1-4 ). John the Baptist fostered an environment for making people ready for greater things!
Consider the vision process that Habakkuk demonstrates.
First, you must have a burden. Your vision must be bigger than you. It should come from God (Jer 23:16). Continue reading