Examples of Leadership
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Remember your leaders who have spoken God's word to you. As you carefully observe the outcome of their lives, imitate their faith.
about everything. Set an example of good works yourself, with integrity and dignity in your teaching.
Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they keep watch over your souls as those who will give an account, so that they can do this with joy and not with grief, for that would be unprofitable for you.
No one should despise your youth; instead, you should be an example to the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity.
(If anyone does not know how to manage his own household, how will he take care of God's church?)
Now we ask you, brothers, to give recognition to those who labor among you and lead you in the Lord and admonish you,
One who breaks open [the way] will advance before them; they will break out, pass through the gate, and leave by it. Their King will pass through before them, the Lord as their leader.
if exhorting, in exhortation; giving, with generosity; leading, with diligence; showing mercy, with cheerfulness.
shepherd God's flock among you, not overseeing out of compulsion but freely, according to God's [will]; not for the money but eagerly;
The elders who are good leaders should be considered worthy of an ample honorarium, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching.
And God has placed these in the church: first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, next, miracles, then gifts of healing, helping, managing, various kinds of languages.
a wise man will listen and increase his learning, and a discerning man will obtain guidance-
When they observed the boldness of Peter and John and realized that they were uneducated and untrained men, they were amazed and knew that they had been with Jesus.
From Thematic Bible
In Him we were also made His inheritance, predestined according to the purpose of the One who works out everything in agreement with the decision of His will,
All the inhabitants of the earth are counted as nothing, and He does what He wants with the army of heaven and the inhabitants of the earth. There is no one who can hold back His hand or say to Him, "What have You done?"
Many plans are in a man's heart, but the Lord's decree will prevail.
Lord, You are my God; I will exalt You. I will praise Your name, for You have accomplished wonders, plans [formed] long ago, with perfect faithfulness.
God » Examples of Leadership » Compassion of
Then the Lord said, "I have observed the misery of My people in Egypt, and have heard them crying out because of their oppressors, and I know about their sufferings.
Yet He was compassionate; He atoned for [their] guilt and did not destroy [them]. He often turned His anger aside and did not unleash all His wrath.
I led them with human cords, with ropes of kindness. To them I was like one who eases the yoke from their jaws; I bent down to give them food.
God » Examples of Leadership » Condescension of
For the High and Exalted One who lives forever, whose name is Holy says this: "I live in a high and holy place, and with the oppressed and lowly of spirit, to revive the spirit of the lowly and revive the heart of the oppressed.
God » Examples of Leadership » Counsel of
I advise you to buy from Me gold refined in the fire so that you may be rich, and white clothes so that you may be dressed and your shameful nakedness not be exposed, and ointment to spread on your eyes so that you may see.
The Spirit of the Lord will rest on Him- a Spirit of wisdom and understanding, a Spirit of counsel and strength, a Spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the Lord.
God » Examples of Leadership » Claims of, upon all the possessions of men
But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things will be provided for you.
you must take some of the first of all the soil's produce that you harvest from the land the Lord your God is giving you and put [it] in a container. Then go to the place where the Lord your God chooses to have His name dwell.
casting all your care upon Him, because He cares about you.
The Lord remembers us and will bless [us]. He will bless the house of Israel; He will bless the house of Aaron;
For the idolaters eagerly seek all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them.
God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Refused by men
So I will choose their punishment, and I will bring on them what they dread, because I called and no one answered; I spoke and they didn't hear; they did what is evil in My sight and chose what I didn't delight in.
I will destine you for the sword, and all of you will kneel down to be slaughtered, because I called and you did not answer, I spoke and you did not hear; you did what was evil in My sight and chose what I did not delight in.
Now, because you have done all these things"-[this is] the Lord's declaration-"and because I have spoken to you time and time again but you wouldn't listen, and I have called to you, but you wouldn't answer,
God's Call » Examples of Leadership » To decision
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."
Then Elijah approached all the people and said, "How long will you hesitate between two opinions? If Yahweh is God, follow Him. But if Baal, follow him." But the people didn't answer him a word.
God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Universality of
Both the Spirit and the bride say, "Come!" Anyone who hears should say, "Come!" And the one who is thirsty should come. Whoever desires should take the living water as a gift.
Turn to Me and be saved, all the ends of the earth. For I am God, and there is no other.
"Come, everyone who is thirsty, come to the waters; and you without money, come, buy, and eat! Come, buy wine and milk without money and without cost!
God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Isaiah
As they were ministering to the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, "Set apart for Me Barnabas and Saul for the work that I have called them to."
Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying: Who should I send? Who will go for Us? I said: Here I am. Send me.
God's Call » Examples of Leadership » moses
"Have your brother Aaron, with his sons, come to you from the Israelites to serve Me as priest-Aaron, his sons Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar.
God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Elisha
Elijah left there and found Elisha son of Shaphat as he was plowing. Twelve teams of oxen were in front of him, and he was with the twelfth team. Elijah walked by him and threw his mantle over him.
God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Abraham
The Lord said to Abram: Go out from your land, your relatives, and your father's house to the land that I will show you.
God's Call » Examples of Leadership » gideon
The Lord turned to him and said, "Go in the strength you have and deliver Israel from the power of Midian. Am I not sending you?"
God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Paul
But get up and stand on your feet. For I have appeared to you for this purpose, to appoint you as a servant and a witness of things you have seen, and of things in which I will appear to you.
Humble » Examples of Leadership » King david
Saul responded, "Am I not a Benjaminite from the smallest of Israel's tribes and isn't my clan the least important of all the clans of the Benjaminite tribe? So why have you said something like this to me?"
Humble » Examples of Leadership » John the baptist
But Moses asked God, "Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh and that I should bring the Israelites out of Egypt?"
Humble » Examples of Leadership » King solomon
"Lord my God, You have now made Your servant king in my father David's place. Yet I am just a youth with no experience in leadership.
He said to Him, "Please, Lord, how can I deliver Israel? Look, my family is the weakest in Manasseh, and I am the youngest in my father's house."
Then I said: Woe is me, for I am ruined, because I am a man of unclean lips and live among a people of unclean lips, [and] because my eyes have seen the King, the Lord of Hosts.
- Attending Church
- Bishops, Duties
- Bishops, Qualifications
- Church Authority, Of Eldars
- Giving Money To The Church
- Ministers, Should Be
- Ministry, In The Church
- Servant Leadership
- Serving The Church
- Shepherds, As Church Leader
- Taking Care Of Your Body