Sacrifice: The GREAT Principle


Sacrifice is about giving up status quo in the now for something better in the tomorrow.

We will use the word GREAT as an acrostic to learn more about this principle.

Give up

Greatness and sacrifice are synonymous.  To be great or to rise to significance requires sacrifice. Giving up status quo,  comforts,  prejudices and predispositions that may or may not be serving us in the now for the better in the tomorrow. Or as John Maxwell calls it, we must Give up, to Go Up!

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Risk and Reach out

Sacrifice is not about guaranteed risk; though it may be calculated. Foregoing a cherry looking opportunity because it may compromise your values or saying yes to other opportunities that you may feel you are not yet ready for with the prudence of pursuing greatness.  Risk looks like loss or folly for today, but on pay-off it will be…

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