Obviously, something far grander than forgiveness and a free pass into eternity is intended. There is a nobility and charge that we are to carry as ambassadors of the most high. How differently would all leaders approach their posts if they saw their companies and families as territories of the Kingdom to cultivate, grow, and advance?
Rare is the week where I don’t talk to at least one person overwhelmed by their situation. Typically it is in regards to their own life circumstance, but it is a fairly common occurrence to talk to a leader frustrated, confused, or overwhelmed by their organizational challenges as well. The “reference system” of everything going on around us tends to crowd out any hope or expectation for change and a different future. When we assess the litany of issues swirling around us, it is nearly impossible to imagine things getting any better.