Tag Archives: leadership

Leadership gift

Humility is one of my deepest gifts to those in power, says the Lord:With it, power exponentially increaseswhile the soul stays safe © Meisaan Chan

Posted in haiku, meditation, mental health, mindfulness, Poetry, recovery, Spiritual poetry, spirituality, writing | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Blessed are the strong who submit

Blessed are the weak who submitbut a thousand times more, the strong who submit,for there are a thousand more obstacles for them,for submission to be a choice © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Food addiction, meditation, mental health, mindfulness, Poetry, PTSD, recovery, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, Spiritual search, spirituality, writing | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Role models

When you behold this vision of yourself, your heart will stirand there is nothing better to do than to sit at the feet:If the source is true, it will let you learnand lift you lofty up © Meisaan Chan

Posted in meditation, Poetry, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Refusing to be stopped

“It’s so dark, I say to God.“Leading is my specialty,” God says to me © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Food addiction, meditation, Poetry, PTSD, recovery, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, Spiritual search, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Parable of the devout queen and her advisers

There once was a devout queen who, every day, went out into the village and gave a villager a chest of gold coins. Her advisers were distraught. “Your Highness,” they said, “If you continue to do this, you will give … Continue reading

Posted in meditation, Parable, recovery, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Only when you ask

I do not direct your life, says the Lord – you do. I follow. Until that moment you ask me to lead – then I do. Then you follow. But I lead only when you ask. © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Food addiction, meditation, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, Spiritual search, writing | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Power and ego are curiously intermeshed

Power and ego are curiously intermeshed: When power grows, the ego does, too, but even when power diminishes, the ego can still grow To have power but not ego never happens by mistake © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Food addiction, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, Spiritual search, writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Good leaders walk with pain

Good leaders walk with pain – not in front of them, for pain is blind not behind them, for pain can lag behind but beside them, where pain reminds © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Poetry, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pain is a wise advisor

Pain is a wise advisor but a poor leader © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Food addiction, Poetry, recovery, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

The following leader

Even when you lead, follow, says the Lord; especially when you lead, follow © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Poetry, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment