No motivation to move responsibly.
Motivation to move responsibly.
Motivational warning signs to slow down movement.
Movement is stopped and repair is necessary.
Stage 1: No Light
When there is insufficient stress to move responsibly, you will find that the person…
-has poor relationships
-is not productive
-has no energy
-lacks perspective on life
Stage 2: Green Light
When there is positive stress, you will see that the person…
-has responsible relationships
-has fulfillment of purpose
-has a positive perspective
Stage 3: Yellow Light
The warning signs of stress are like the amber lights on a traffic signal: They caution you to be on the alert, to slow down and to be prepared for upcoming change. The physical warning signs of stress can be…
-high blood pressure
-loss of sleep/excessive sleep
-lack of concentration
Stage 4: Red Light
Burnout is certainly not God’s will for us. It may actually mean that we have not processed the stresses of life in a godly way. Instead of living at Stage 2, we become…
-overwhelmed by responsibility
-withdrawn from relationships
-depressed (lack of enthusiasm)
-lacking the ability to concentrate