Choosing the One Thing Needful

 "But the Lord answered her, "Martha, Martha, you are worried and distracted by many things;  there is need of only one thing. Mary has chosen the better part, which will not be taken away from her." Luke 10:41-42

I've been reading Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown. As I've been reading, I realized that he is describing the exact attitudes that lead to burnout in ministry. He says that the non-essentialist believes that: