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Do not show partiality when rendering judgment; listen to small and great alike. Do not be intimidated by anyone, for judgment belongs to God. Bring me any case too difficult for you, and I will hear it.
Topics on Decision Making
Then the woman saw that the tree was good for food and delightful to look at, and that it was desirable for obtaining wisdom. So she took some of its fruit and ate [it]; she also gave [some] to her husband, [who was] with her, and he ate [it].
Whoever observes the day, observes it to the Lord. Whoever eats, eats to the Lord, since he gives thanks to God; and whoever does not eat, it is to the Lord that he does not eat, yet he thanks God.
But if it doesn't please you to worship the Lord, choose for yourselves today the one you will worship: the gods your fathers worshiped beyond the Euphrates River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you are living. As for me and my family, we will worship the Lord."
More Verses on Decision Making
Honest balances and scales are the Lord's; all the weights in the bag are His concern.
"You are to make an embroidered breastpiece for decisions. Make it with the same workmanship as the ephod; make it of gold, of blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, and of finely spun linen.
The reflections of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from the Lord.
Plans fail when there is no counsel, but with many advisers they succeed.
Many plans are in a man's heart, but the Lord's decree will prevail.
And let the peace of the Messiah, to which you were also called in one body, control your hearts. Be thankful.
So give Your servant an obedient heart to judge Your people and to discern between good and evil. For who is able to judge this great people of Yours?"
Place the Urim and Thummim in the breastpiece for decisions, so that they will also be over Aaron's heart whenever he comes before the Lord. Aaron will continually carry the [means of] decisions for the Israelites over his heart before the Lord.
who were born, not of blood, or of the will of the flesh, or of the will of man, but of God.
A man's heart plans his way, but the Lord determines his steps.
A king's heart is a water channel in the Lord's hand: He directs it wherever He chooses.
Who is the one who condemns? Christ Jesus is the One who died, but even more, has been raised; He also is at the right hand of God and intercedes for us.
a spirit of justice to the one who sits in judgment, and strength to those who turn back the battle at the gate.
These also stagger because of wine and stumble under the influence of beer: priest and prophet stagger because of beer, they are confused by wine. They stumble because of beer, they are muddled in [their] visions, they stumble in [their] judgments.
Do not be hasty to speak, and do not be impulsive to make a speech before God. God is in heaven and you are on earth, so let your words be few.
Don't make friends with an angry man, and don't be a companion of a hot-tempered man,
The plans of the diligent certainly lead to profit, but anyone who is reckless only becomes poor.
Stop judging according to outward appearances; rather judge according to righteous judgment."