Tag Archives: leadership

Earning the Right to Lead…

Read – 1 Samuel 7 Focus on verse 5-6 I have noticed, in my experience, that some of the best leaders I have known are those who have not been eager to step into positions of leadership. It is because … Continue reading

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The power of fatherhood…

Read – 1 Samuel 2 Focus on verse 12 When leaders abuse the power and influence they have attained it is a dreadful thing for those who find themselves at their mercy. When leaders whom God has ordained to power … Continue reading

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Who’s in Charge…

Read Judges 14 Focus on verse 17 I believe it was from my father that I first heard the old adage about how a man might claim to be the head of his household, but in many cases it is … Continue reading

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Delegation…

Read Joshua 15 Focus on verse 17 I possibly do not have the best record in terms of effectively delegating responsibility. My pattern in the past has too often gone something like this: Me: “Hey, could I get a little … Continue reading

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Effective Leadership…

Read Deuteronomy 34 Focus on verse 9 Effective leadership requires a number of characteristics, and of those required, wisdom has got to be near the top of the list. This is not to suggest that all leaders are wise, however, … Continue reading

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Commissioning…

Read Numbers 27 Focus v. 20 When a new leader is elected, or appointed, or selected…by whatever the means of appointment might be, there is typically some kind of commissioning. For instance here in America when a new president is … Continue reading

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Leadership Challenges…

Read Numbers 16 Focus on verse 14 One of the challenges of leadership is keeping people focused on a common goal. Even when a leader casts a compelling vision, there can sometimes be dissension in the ranks. I do not … Continue reading

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