google-site-verification=-9ttzJ2Cfm6cpkqySp9tfqy2OEqsm4lJtfYui-EaTmg 42204008abde4119a2a0a421787ddad2
top of page

The Role of Purpose in Leadership



Sense of purpose is an essential aspect of leadership. It is what drives leaders to make decisions and take actions that align with their values and beliefs. Without a sense of purpose, leaders may find themselves feeling lost, unmotivated, and unfulfilled. This is why it is crucial for leaders to take the time to reflect on their sense of purpose through prayer and meditation, and ensure that it aligns with their professional and personal goals.


At Lead My Heart (LMH), we believe that leadership is a divine assignment. We believe that all leaders are spiritual leaders, and that leadership is a calling from God to serve and lead others. This means that leadership is not just about achieving professional success, but also about fulfilling a higher purpose. We believe that God has a unique plan and purpose for each leader, and that it is our job as leaders to seek out and align with that purpose.


First, leaders must identify their sense of purpose. This can be a difficult task, as it requires prayer, deep introspection, and self-awareness. However, it is a crucial step in the process of becoming a Heart Leader. A heart leader is a leader who leads with purpose, and who understands that leadership is a divine appointment.


Once you have identified your sense of purpose, it is important to align your actions, decisions, and relationships with it. This means that you must be willing to make sacrifices and take risks in order to achieve your divine purpose, understanding that purpose is the reason you are alive. It also means that you must be willing to let go of things that do not align with your purpose, even if they are comfortable or familiar.


At LMH, we understand that this process can be difficult and challenging, which is why we offer executive coaching to help leaders navigate this process. Our coaching program is designed to help leaders identify their sense of purpose and align their actions and decisions with it. We also offer spiritual coaching to help leaders understand and align with their divine purpose.


Our coaching program is based on three core principles: disciplines, development, and discipleship and it integrates research, experience, and biblical teachings. We believe that this approach is the most effective way to help leaders identify and align with their sense of purpose and divine purpose.


In conclusion, sense of purpose is an essential aspect of leadership. It is what drives leaders to make decisions and take actions that align with their values and beliefs. At LMH, we believe that leadership is a divine assignment and that it is our job as leaders to seek out and align with God's unique plan and purpose for each of us. This is what makes LMH unique and able to help leaders achieve their full potential as leaders. Contact us if you are interested in our signature executive coaching program and aligning your life.


 

Dr. Wanita Mercer, Ph.D. is the founder and CEO of Lead My Heart, an executive coaching and consulting company specializing in helping executives and their teams to live and lead with purpose. She has a Ph.D. in Education with an emphasis in organizational leadership, and she is a certified change management specialist and management executive. She has over 15 years of experience as an international educator, motivational speaker, author, and civic leader. She lives in San Antonio, Texas.


bottom of page