December Powerful Word – ACCEPTANCE – Week 2

This week we’re talking about acceptance of others and their differences. Again, differences are often viewed as negative shortcomings. Did you grow up in an area where certain people were treated differently because of being “different?” Differences can be related to race, gender, special needs, and more. We have all likely heard the expression “Don’t judge a book by its cover” and yet, do you think people follow that saying? As a leader, how can we cultivate a group, team or partnership of acceptance? This week, your Powerful Thought Assignment is to think of 3 ways to help create acceptance among the groups you help lead and inspire in your own life. Look at your own groups frankly — is acceptance an unspoke rule or is it often compromised?