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Ruling with Justice…

Read – 2 Samuel 23 Focus on verse 3b-4 When justice prevails in a nation the people prosper and the land flourishes. When honesty and integrity is rewarded, while corruption and deception is discouraged, people feel safe and tend to … Continue reading

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Politics & Honor…

Read – 2 Samuel 15 Focus on verse 4-6 In today’s political context I suspect it would be somewhat of an anomaly to find a truly honorable politician, though I believe such creatures do exist. The reason it is nearly … Continue reading

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Honor…

Read – 2 Samuel 9 Focus on verse 1 True honor is becoming a rare commodity in our culture. The honor we often see today is typically not offered unless there is some value in doing so to the one … Continue reading

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Influence…

Read – 2 Samuel 5 Focus on verse 1-2 In leadership training we are taught that “leadership is influence”. If you have no influence over people, you will not be an effective leader, or, as the leadership proverb states: “He … Continue reading

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Honor where honor is due…

Read – 2 Samuel 1 Focus on verse 11-13 True honor is a rare commodity particularly in our political culture, or at least so it would seem by the reports we hear daily from media outlets. I might add that … Continue reading

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Fearful Tyrant…

Read – 1 Samuel 18 Focus on verse 28-29 Tyrannical leaders are typically driving by fear to be the tyrants that they become. Human history is marred by far too many instances where this is the case. Leaders who are … Continue reading

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When Fear Leads…

Read – 1 Samuel 14 Focus on verse 44-45 Leaders who lack confidence in their own identity and ability, typically default to using fear tactics to motivate those they are trying to lead. As this cycle progresses, those under such … Continue reading

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