I wrote a blog for the Gifted for Leadership blog on my experience with the unexpected gift of burning out. I didn’t know when it was going live, so that was a lovely surprise to wake up to yesterday. I hope you enjoy the piece.
My brother’s car sped off down the street. The police officer jumped into his vehicle in pursuit. What started off as a suicide intervention had quickly turned into a high speed car chase. As I sat in shock in the first squad car chasing my brother, our speeds increasing to 80 miles an hour, all I could do was pray. Miraculously, the chase ended without any physical injuries. I didn’t know, though, that this traumatic event would trigger a season of burnout in my life and ministry. Click here to read the rest of the story.