What Drives Your Excellence?
US Marine SGT Evan Mendes was recognized at the San Diego Petco Park as an NCO of the quarter. How did he do it?
Mendes, outshined his peers by following what he believes will bring him closer to God.
“As a Christian I try to glorify God,” said Mendes, whose life revolves around his faith. “When I do a good job or not, I’ve done it for God.”
Working as if for God should motivate Christians in every walk of life. Mendes serves to glorify God regardless where he is or with whom he serves, but he also tries to help those who share his faith:
Mendes tries to help his fellow Marines who are Christians or whom he says might be struggling in their faith. He participates in Bible studies with Faith Warrior Ministry, a religious program for service members, and invites his friends and peers along when the opportunity arises.
Read more at the DoD article.