Tag Archives: Leadership

Tolerating Poor Leadership

King Amon picked up the bad parts and not the godly parts of his father’s life and example. Pride is one of those habits or heart conditions which seems to act like a trump card, and we see today that … Continue reading

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Pride, Humility, and Living to Tell of God’s Goodness

King Hezekiah was tripped up by pride in his success and power: believed his own hype.  When we listen to our fans too much our heads swell.  Today we see that the purpose of God in getting our attention through … Continue reading

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Jehoiada: Using Your Influence

I can use my influence more carefully and intentionally to lead people and organizations toward God’s plans, purposes, and ways.  How about you?  Have you thought about your impact in your circle of influence? The story of Jehoiada calls us … Continue reading

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Leadership Prayers

Solomon is focused on how to build success rather than the attainment of success. He asks God for wisdom and knowledge – building blocks of good leadership. He asks for what he needs to play his part, knowing that victory … Continue reading

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The Real Boss

Today we see that God establishes leadership in our lives and that our leaders are accountable to God. Are you submitting willingly to your leader? When we don’t respect and support our leaders, we are modelling complete lack of respect … Continue reading

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Held Back and Reverent

Moses, the amazing leader and servant in God’s house, couldn’t enter the promised land because of pride and disobedience.  The leadership lesson is that God may choose to hold us back.  This is why reverence and humility need to thrive … Continue reading

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Overthrowing Kings

The kings of Israel occasionally got it right.  Most often, however, they seem to have existed to provide ongoing leadership lessons and challenges to our faith and practice.  Today we reflect on what to do when we want to overthrow … Continue reading

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