There are bad leaders and there are Gospel-affected leaders. Bad leaders are going somewhere, and they are effectively taking people with them. However, such leaders lack godly vision, godly compassion, godly character, godly knowledge, and Spirit-empowered skill. As a result of such leadership, they prove to displease the Father and harm their followers. Jesus portrayed … More To Lead We Need to Read and Plead
He was a troubled fellow who had exhausted all other earthly possibilities. He could not help himself. There was none who could fix what ailed him. He was in an impossible situation. However, he had heard of Jesus compassion and power. He knew what Jesus could do for troubled and tormented souls if he desired. … More Playing It Safe in Prayer?
Nehemiah was a man of passion. While he was in Susa, God put a strong desire in his heart to accomplish something great. He became one with a God-sized vision that he could not shake. Nehemiah was a man of planning. He prepared for his “big ask.” Later, upon arriving in Jerusalem, he carefully surveyed, … More God helps those who humble themselves