This Leader to Leader story comes from a BYU Devotional called Constructing Spiritual Stability, by Elder Dale G. Renlund:
A story told by Bruce C. Hafen in 1979 in his talk Love Is Not Blind: Some Thoughts for College Students on Faith:
A touching story told by Elder David A. Bednar in his book Act in Doctrine:
A story shared by Elder Dale G. Renlund shortly after his call as a member of the Quorum of the Twelve:
A great leadership lesson from Elder Charles A. Callis
We hear it all the time in sacrament meeting; the invitation, coming from the lectern, to “stand after your name is read.” This means members of your ward are getting a calling. Most callings that are extended to us require no leadership responsibilities.