What Does it Mean to Become an E5 Mentor?

E5 Mentor

SUMMARY

  • To have an E5 lifestyle requires the habit of diving into the learning experience; of being teachable.
  • Living that lifestyle requires paying a price.
  • Know what the price is, make the decision to pay it, and stay with it.
  • The vehicle to get you there is E5 Leadership training, the online academy.
  • An E5 mentor will help you to align your goals and dreams so that they are compass-driven.
  • A compass mentality with direction and intention is necessary to lead others.

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What’s the First Dream on your Dream List that Came True?

First Dream

SUMMARY

  • When developing your dream list and your 10-10-10, recognize that they don’t have to be achieved in the order you wrote them.
  • Someone else’s dream may spark your own because you recognize it as a cause you can get behind.
  • When you have a dream, purpose or a cause greater than yourself, you might need a whole bunch of people to make it come true.

To achieve your dream, you don’t have to do it alone.

God is so powerful and infinite in His resources that He can put people into your life to help achieve that one dream.

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Success

Success

SUMMARY

  • One vision of success: the people who know you the best should love you the most.
  • Another vision of success: a progressive realization of a worthwhile dream or goal.

It’s going towards those things that are empowering you, which you want to achieve.

  • Four levels of success: Survival, Stability, Success, and Significance.
  • Survival: Your ends are barely meeting.
  • Stability: You’re able to take care of yourself and maybe you have an acquisition or two.

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Purpose

Purpose

SUMMARY

  • Purpose is what directs us on our journey in life.
  • If we find that our purposes have been too small, we need to get a new purpose.
  • With a purpose greater than yourself, you will never run out of opportunity to serve, to grow, and to be more than you thought you could ever be.
  • Purpose in your life has a higher meaning than just you:

Married?  Your purpose is now two. Add a set of in-laws and extended family and your purpose grew.

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Sacrifice

Sacrifice

SUMMARY

  • Sacrifice is something that you choose to do for the benefit of someone else, for the good of a cause or a need.
  • Though frowned upon in our culture, sacrifice should be embraced because it brings about humility.
  • Sacrifice is one of the methods by which we can find humility.
  • There are sacrifices for growth, for improvement, for kindness and service to others, and those we make for love.
  • Sacrifices can be made or forced.

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What Does Excuse Mean?

No More Excuses

SUMMARY

  • An excuse is the skin of a reason justified by a lie.
  • Don’t give excuses in life.

Don’t feel compelled to explain why you’re not doing things you know you should or are afraid to do.

  • If need be, say “I blew it, I’m sorry, I messed up. I’ll do better.”

That’s not an excuse and you can get right to whatever it is and take care of the challenge.

  • One of the most frequent excuses heard is “I’m sorry I’m late,

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Power of Submission

The Power of Submission

SUMMARY

  • Having a cause or purpose greater than yourself, which you can get under, puts you ‘sub’ to that mission.
  • Think, plan and find ways to gird up that mission in your life.

Books, tapes, encouragement, associations, and using the power of the spoken word are all ways to help support whatever your mission might be.

  • It takes great discipline, courage and love to be in submission to another person.
  • Recognize the difference between being sub to the mission and being submissive to a person,

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Role Modeling

Role Modeling



SUMMARY

  • Everyone needs people to model after.
  • Parents are the first models
  • Make sure that you’re the best model you can be.

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Prayer

Prayer

SUMMARY

  • Prayer is a communication made between the human being and a superior power, GOD.
  • Human beings send prayers to an all-knowing, all-loving God in hope and faith that he’ll answer those prayers.
  • Think about: “Does God hear and listen to my prayers?”
  • How do you pray?

Standardized prayers, like ‘Our Father’ or free, unstructured prayer

  • If prayer hasn’t been natural for you, give it a try.

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Most Important Thing Learned

Most Important Thing Learned

SUMMARY

  • Mark learned that he is not always ‘the guy’–
  • That ONE is too small a number for any type of significant success; 
  • To be successful on a significant level, he is going to have to involve other people.
  • This lesson changes the scope or the lens of how he views the world and his life.
  • To date, what is the most important lesson you have learned? How has it contributed to the lens through which you view your life? 

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