Chapter Seven - Leave A Lasting Legacy

… and Elijah went up by a whirlwind into heaven. And Elisha saw it… Now when the sons of the prophets who were from Jericho saw him, they said,

“The spirit of Elijah rests on Elisha” (2 Ki 2:11-12, 15).

“It’s not how much we give. It’s how much love goes with it.” Mother Teresa of Calcutta (1910-1997)

“All endeavor calls for the ability to tramp the last mile, shape the last plan, endure the last hours toil. The fight to the finish spirit is the one… characteristic we must possess if we are to face the future as finishers.”

Henry David Thoreau

“And let the peace (soul harmony which comes) from Christ rule (act as umpire continually) in your hearts [deciding and settling with finality all questions that arise in your minds, in that peaceful state] to which as [members of Christ’s] one body you were also called [to live]. And be thankful (appreciative), [giving praise to God always].” (Col 3:15) Amp

Joy’s past became my present. Her hindsight became my insight. I needed Joy’s legacy. Without it I could not have become who I am. This is mentoring’s purpose. Without God’s life flowing in and through her, I could not have become who God meant me to be or daily fulfill His

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