Today’s Answers From Leadership podcast guest is Ralph Mayhew. Ralph lives in what must be the best place on the planet, the Gold Coast.
He’s an Associate Pastor in one of the largest Uniting Churches in Australia, Newlife. He’s been there for eight years and works with a great team of leaders. Prior to this life, he was the Pastor of a group of three wonderful churches in rural Victoria, and before that a Youth Pastor in a regional church.
To boldly go where no man has gone before. Could any series have a better leadership tagline than Star Trek?
I think not.
Those 9 words speak volumes on how a leader should lead. He’s ready to go where no leader has gone before.
And that’s why Star Trek Beyond (buy it on Amazon) is the perfect vessel to delve into the mysteries of leadership.
Caution: Star Trek Beyond movie spoilers ahead
Leadership Lessons And Quotes From Star Trek Beyond
1. You record adventures: Star Trek Beyond opens up as Captain James T. Kirk is recording the captain’s log. He’s doing a voice recording of what the crew of the U.S.S Enterprise has been through and how they’re feeling.
He’s creating a lasting record of what has happened. Read more...
Why? Because I lost someone very special to me on Tuesday.
I had to say Goodbye. And goodbyes suck.
Monday, I awoke and life was normal. Pam arose early to let Lok outside and I stayed in bed with our boy Leviticus.
Little did I know that this was going to be the last day I’d get to spend with him. When I came home from work Monday night, there was family over but something was off.
Leviticus had no desire to eat. He also wouldn’t drink.
As the night progressed, we saw more changes. He began holding his head against the walls. He almost walked into our pond (man, did he ever hate the water and being wet). He also had trouble walking. Read more...