Tagged: Leadership

June 24 On the home front Comments

ON THE HOME FRONT

Being the high priest in Israel was a prestigious job, and Eli seemed suited to it. Yet he failed badly on the home front. ‘…His sons did not follow his ways. They turned aside after dishonest gain and accepted bribes...

May 11 ANOINTED TO LEAD Comments

ANOINTED TO LEAD

The Bible says: ‘Moses was there with the Lord forty days and forty nights…When Moses came down from Mount Sinai with the two tablets of the covenant law in his hands, he was not aware that his face was radiant...

February 18 Prepare Yourself Comments

Prepare Yourself

The Bible says, ‘The wise accumulate wisdom.’ So keep learning. Knowledge in most major fields is exploding, and if you don’t stay up to date you’ll be left behind. Repeating the same lessons over and over means you’re not learning...

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Others Are Watching You

Smoke rose over a neighborhood where 18 people died and 850 had been arrested in street riots. Jon Walker said: ‘My dad, a special investigator for a government agency, sat with me watching the violence on TV. In a matter-of-fact...

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Prepare Your Heart

A preacher got into the habit of writing his sermons word for word. It worked well—until one Sunday he found himself in the pulpit without his notes. Addressing the congregation, he said, ‘I’ve forgotten my notes this morning, so I’ll...

Aug.13 Comments

Love Your Church—Jesus Does! (3)

Only when the Ark of the Covenant was brought into the temple and set in its rightful position did God’s glory fill the temple. Where was that? In the central place! ‘Then the priests brought in the ark of the...