“Where there is no vision, the people perish” – Proverbs 29:18
A compelling vision outlines a grand purpose and paints a future picture. Vision is fueled by good news, and leaders find that fuel. My vision is a food secure world. And, the good news for me this week is that extreme poverty has been cut in half, and 3 billion people are moving into the middle class with improved lives and improved diets. It’s not just about extreme hunger. It’s about having the ability to replace a Pop-Tart with an egg.
What’s your personal vision?
The visions of great leaders like Nelson Mandela, John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. not only moved others, but moved others to act. Everyone needs a vision. But, that vision doesn’t have to be Nelson Mandela-sized. It needs to be you-sized. Start with yourself.
Set a vision that’s:
Challenge: With vision you can live your life and not perish. Are you living your life with vision, or not?