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Wishes and Commitments

During our chapter new year assembly, I gave my members two pieces of paper on which they can write their wishes for the chapter and personal commitments. I instructed them to write their wishes on the smaller paper (orange) and their commitments on the bigger paper (green). Afterwards I asked them to post their papers on the illustration boards that I provided.

The processing was very insightful and I truly praise and thank the Lord for speaking to all of us. :)

Why commitments? Because we don't want to dictate and tell them the things they have to do. We want them to have their own take. We explained to them that their personal commitments are essential tools in making their wishes for the chapter a reality. We have long realized that no great plan can ever be executed  excellently without the support, commitment, and dedication of the people behind it. And leaders can never make it on their own, they need the cooperation of their members.

We didn't have targets but commitments, simply because of this:


The above photo was presented to us by Kuya Rob during the MM planning for 2013 and after deliberation and discernment with my service partner, we decided to adopt the same principle that MM has. :)

We had a good start tonight and by God's grace, we hope to be able to even more instill in the hearts of our members the love and passion for the community. We have great dreams for the chapter and the commitments that we've written are quite challenging, but we boldly declare and claim that WITH GOD, WE CAN! This is our chapter battle cry. And this is my personal power statement too. :)



Here's to a year of life, love, joy, and service! :) Greater things are yet to come! ♥

*Excited for God's surprises.* 

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