Examples of Leadership

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Isaiah 55:4

"Look! I have made him a witness to the nations, a leader and commander of the nations.

Deuteronomy 1:13

Choose for yourselves wise and discerning men, known to your tribes, and appoint them as your leaders.

Micah 2:13

God will stand up and break through in their presence. Then they will pass through the gate, going out by it. Their king will pass in front of them with the LORD at their head."

Joel 1:14

Set apart time for a fast! Call a solemn assembly! Gather the elders and everyone living in the land to the Temple of the LORD your God, and cry out to the LORD!"

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God » Examples of Leadership » Immutable

Daniel 4:35

All who live on the earth are nothing compared to him. He does what he wishes with the heavenly armies and with those who live on earth. No one can hold back his power or say to him, "What did you do?'

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Exodus 3:7

The LORD said, "I have certainly seen the affliction of my people who are in Egypt, and I have heard their cry caused by their slave masters. I really do understand their pain,

Lamentations 3:32

though he causes grief, his compassion abounds according to his gracious love.

Hosea 11:4

I guided them with human kindness, with loving reins. I acted toward them like one who removes a yoke from their neck; I bent down and fed them.

Deuteronomy 30:3

then the LORD your God will restore your fortunes and will show compassion to you. He will gather you from among the nations where he had scattered you.

God » Examples of Leadership » Condescension of

Psalm 136:23

He it is who remembered us in our lowly circumstances, for his gracious love is everlasting

Psalm 138:6

Though the LORD is highly exalted, yet he pays attention to those who are lowly regarded, but he is aware of the arrogant from afar.

Matthew 9:11

The Pharisees saw this and asked his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?"

God » Examples of Leadership » Counsel of

Isaiah 28:29

This insight also comes from the LORD of the Heavenly Armies, who is distinguished in practical advice and magnificent in sound wisdom."

More verses: Jeremiah 32:19

God » Examples of Leadership » Claims of, upon all the possessions of men

1 Kings 17:13

But Elijah told her, "You can stop being afraid. Go and do what you said, but first make me a muffin and bring it to me. Then make a meal for yourself and for your son,

Numbers 3:13

because all the first-born belong to me. When I destroyed all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, I consecrated all the first-born in Israel for myself from human beings to livestock. They belong to me, since I am the LORD."

Deuteronomy 26:2

Gather all the first produce of the ground that you harvest from your land that the LORD your God is about to give you, place it in a basket, and bring it to the place where the LORD your God will choose to establish his name.

God » Examples of Leadership » Care of

Luke 12:7

Why, even all the hairs on your head have been counted! Stop being afraid. You are worth more than a bunch of sparrows."

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Refused by men

Isaiah 66:4

Therefore I, too, will choose harsh treatment for them, and will bring upon them what they dread. For when I called, no one answered; when I spoke, they didn't listen; but they did what I consider to be evil, and chose what doesn't please me."

Proverbs 1:24

"Because I called out to you and you refused to respond I appealed, but no one paid attention

Psalm 81:11

Yet my people didn't obey my voice; Israel didn't submit to me.

Isaiah 65:12

I'll consign you to the sword, and all of you will bend down for the slaughter because when I called, you didn't answer, when I spoke, you didn't listen; but you did what was evil in my sight, and chose what I took no pleasure in."

Jeremiah 7:13

Now, because you have done all these things," declares the LORD, "I spoke to you over and over again, but you didn't listen. I called to you, but you didn't answer.

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » To decision

Joshua 24:15

If you think it's the wrong thing for you to serve the LORD, then choose for yourselves today whom you will serve the gods whom your ancestors served on the other side of the Euphrates River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose territories you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD."

Ruth 1:15

Naomi told Ruth, "Look, your sister-in-law has returned to her people and to her gods. Follow your sister-in-law!"

1 Kings 18:21

where Elijah approached all the people and asked them, "How long will you keep hesitating between both sides? If the LORD is God, go after him. If Baal, go after him." But the people didn't say a word.

Matthew 27:17

So when the people had gathered, Pilate asked them, "Which man do you want me to release for you Barabbas, or Jesus who is called "the Messiah'?"

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Universality of

Matthew 22:9

So go into the roads leading out of town and invite as many people as you can find to the wedding.'

More verses: John 7:37 Romans 10:12

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Jeremiah 1:4

This message from the LORD came to me:

Jonah 1:2

"Get up and go to Nineveh, that great city! Then cry out in protest against it, because their evil has come to my attention."

Acts 16:10

As soon as he had seen the vision, we immediately looked for a way to go to Macedonia, because we were convinced that God had called us to tell the people there the good news.

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » moses

Exodus 28:1

"You are to bring your brother Aaron, along with his sons, from among the Israelis so they can serve as priests for me: that is, Aaron and his sons Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.

Exodus 31:2

"Look, I've called Uri's son Bezalel, grandson of Hur from Judah's tribe

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Elisha

1 Kings 19:19

Elijah left there and located Shaphat's son Elisha, who was plowing, along with a total of twelve pairs of oxen. (He was plowing with the twelfth pair.) As Elijah passed by, he tossed his cloak at Elisha.

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Abraham

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Judges 6:14

The LORD looked straight at him and replied, "Go with this determination of yours and deliver Israel from Midian's domination. I've directed you, haven't I?"

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Paul

Acts 26:16

"The Lord answered, "I'm Jesus, whom you are persecuting. But get up and stand on your feet, because I've appeared to you for the very purpose of appointing you to be my servant and witness of what you've seen and of what I'll show you.

Humble » Examples of Leadership » King david

1 Samuel 18:18

David told Saul, "Who am I and what is my life or my father's family in Israel that I should be the king's son-in-law?"

Humble » Examples of Leadership » King saul

1 Samuel 9:21

Saul answered: "Am I not a descendant of Benjamin from the least of the tribes of Israel? Isn't my family the least important of all the families of the tribe of Benjamin? Why have you spoken to me like this?"

Humble » Examples of Leadership » Jeremiah

Humble » Examples of Leadership » John the baptist

Matthew 3:14

But John tried to stop him, saying, "I need to be baptized by you, and are you coming to me?"

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Humble » Examples of Leadership » King solomon

1 Kings 3:7

"You have demonstrated abundant gracious love to your servant David, my father, as he lived in your presence truthfully, righteously, and uprightly in his heart. In addition, you have kept on showing this abundant gracious love by giving him a son to sit on his throne today. Now, LORD my God, you have set me as king to replace my father David, but I'm still young. I don't have any leadership skills.

Humble » Examples of Leadership » gideon

Judges 6:15

"Right"," Gideon responded. "Sir, how will I deliver Israel? Look my family is the weakest in Manasseh, and I'm the youngest in my father's household."

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