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When Serving Doesn’t Serve Me

When Serving Doesn’t Serve Me

In December, I took all my leaders on a retreat with the intention of showing them how much I appreciate them. I booked an insanely gorgeous cabin in the mountains on a lake. I told my leaders that this retreat was basically going to be winter camp without students. I wanted to treat them to fun, food, relaxation, Christmas gifts, a heavy dose of encouragement and affirmation, and a little bit of training even snuck in there somehow (oops!).  Little did I know I would learn the most...