Commentary

March 28, 2014

Chaplain’s Thoughts

Henry Drummond

“The people who influence you are the people who believe in you.”

~ Henry Drummond

Go back and read that again … it does not say the people you believe in but those who believe in you! Who are those people in your life? Typical answers are parents, husbands and wives, and children. But think of your professional life as well … your supervisor, your commander, a mentor, a co-worker. Allow the people who believe in you to be your greatest influencers. And the beauty of this is the converse is true as well – who do you believe in? Those are the people that you influence. Who is that Airman that you believe in? What steps are you taking to guide that young man or woman’s life? We stand on the shoulders of many who have gone before us; and into the future others will stand on our shoulders.

Blessings from Above…




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