What motivates us? Success? Money? Security? Relationships? Power? Survival? Growth?
Whatever it is, leaders are called upon to motivate others. The art of motivation involves knowing how to stimulate or excite action toward desired interests.
The New Testament provides a number of unusual examples.
The greatest in the kingdom are servants.
Those who receive have presented themselves as a living sacrifice.
The blessed first give to others.
Think about the spiritual leadership we offer. Have we set the example based on what motivates us in the same direction?
Here is where our leadership begins. We must be motivated to motivate others to an eternal home.