Presentation on theme: "Million Leaders Mandate Notebook One"— Presentation transcript:
1Million Leaders Mandate Notebook One I Have a Dream(Lesson 3)
2Capturing and Implementing a God-given Vision I Have a Dream!Capturing and Implementing a God-given Vision
3WHAT IS VISION?“Vision is seeing the future in the present, built on the past.”“Vision is seeing the invisible and making it visible.”“Vision is an informed bridge from the present to the future.”
4WHAT IS VISION?A clear mental picture of a better tomorrow, given by God, which moves a person to believe that it not only could be done, but it should be done.
5The ingredients of a divine vision: A clear picture.A positive change.A future focus.A gift from God.A Chosen People and time.
6The Birth of a VisionINTIMACYCONCEPTIONGESTATIONLABORBIRTH
7Man-Made Vision God-Given Vision You create it based on your gifts and skills.Its fulfillment rests on staying ahead of others.Other similar organizations are seen as competitors.Its goal is to build your organization and generate revenue.You receive it as a revelation from God.Its fulfillment rests on the leader’s obedience.Other similar ministries are seen as complementary.Its goal is to serve people, advance God’s rule and to honor God.
9Steps to Fulfilling God’s Vision Matthew 9:35-10:8Get active in SERVICE and initiate obedience.Communicate the REVELATION you have already.OBSERVE and understand the reality of human conditions.Allow God to BURDEN you with a specific need.
10Seek divine diagnosis: What is the ISSUE TO BE RESOLVED? PRAY to determine what action could meet that need.Choose a team and EMPOWER them for partnership.Take IMMEDIATE ACTION toward fulfillment of the vision.