Examples of Leadership

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Isaiah 55:4

Behold, I have given him for a witness to the peoples, a captain and teacher to the peoples.

Deuteronomy 1:13

Give me from among you, of your tribes, wise and understanding and expert men, and I will make them the head over you.

Micah 2:13

The breaker shall go up before them; they shall break through and pass through the gate and go out by it; and their king shall pass before them, the LORD at the head of them.

Joel 1:14

Sanctify a fast, call a solemn assembly, gather the elders and all the inhabitants of the earth into the house of the LORD your God and cry unto the LORD.

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God » Examples of Leadership » Immutable

Daniel 4:35

and all the inhabitants of the earth are counted as nothing; and in the army of heaven and in the inhabitants of the earth, he does according to his will; nor is there anyone who can interfere with his hand and say unto him, What doest thou?

God » Examples of Leadership » Compassion of

Exodus 3:7

And the LORD said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people who are in Egypt and have heard their cry by reason of their taskmasters; for I know their sorrows;

Psalm 78:38

But he, being full of compassion, forgave their iniquity and did not destroy them; many a time turned he his anger away and did not stir up all his wrath.

Lamentations 3:32

Caph But though he causes grief, yet he will also have compassion according to the multitude of his mercies.

Hosea 11:4

I drew them with human cords, with bands of love, and I was to them as those that raise the yoke from upon their cheeks, and I fed them.

Deuteronomy 30:3

then the LORD thy God will turn thy captivity and have mercy upon thee and will return and gather thee from all the peoples where the LORD thy God has scattered thee.

God » Examples of Leadership » Condescension of

Psalm 113:6

who humbles himself to behold the things that are in heaven and in the earth!

Psalm 138:6

For the LORD, who is high and lifted up, looks upon the humble, but the proud he does not know.

Matthew 9:11

And when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto his disciples, Why does your Master eat with publicans and sinners?

God » Examples of Leadership » Counsel of

Isaiah 28:29

This also comes forth from the LORD of the hosts to make his counsel wonderful, and to increase wisdom.

More verses: Jeremiah 32:19

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

1 Kings 17:13

And Elijah said unto her, Fear not; go and do as thou hast said; but first make me a little cake of bread baked under the ashes and bring it unto me, and afterwards thou shalt make for thee and for thy son.

Numbers 3:13

because all the firstborn are mine; from the day that I smote all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, I sanctified unto me all the firstborn in Israel, both of men and of animals; they shall be mine: I am the LORD.

Deuteronomy 26:2

thou shalt take of the first of all the fruit of the earth, which thou shalt bring of thy land that the LORD thy God gives thee, and shalt put it in a basket and shalt go unto the place which the LORD thy God shall choose to cause his name to dwell.

God » Examples of Leadership » Care of

Luke 12:7

But even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not, therefore; ye are of more value than many sparrows.

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

Isaiah 66:4

I also will choose their delusions and will bring their fears upon them because I called, and no one answered; I spoke, and they did not hear: but they did evil before my eyes and chose that which displeased me.

Proverbs 1:24

Because I have called and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no one responded;

Psalm 81:11

But my people did not hearken to my voice, and Israel did not love me.

Isaiah 65:12

I also will destine you to the sword, and ye shall all bow down to the slaughter because when I called, ye did not respond; I spoke, and ye did not hear, but did evil before my eyes and did choose that which displeased me.

Jeremiah 7:13

And now because ye have done all these works, said the LORD and I spoke well unto you, rising up early and speaking, but ye did not hear; and I called you, but ye did not answer;

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » To decision

Joshua 24:15

And if it seems evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve, whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the river or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell; but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.

Ruth 1:15

And she said, Behold, thy sister-in-law has returned to her people and to her gods; return thou after thy sister-in-law.

1 Kings 18:21

And Elijah came near unto all the people and said, How long shall ye halt between two opinions? If the LORD is God, follow him; but if Baal, then follow him. And the people did not answer him a word.

Matthew 27:17

Therefore when they were gathered together, Pilate said unto them, Whom desire ye that I release unto you? Barabbas or Jesus who is called Christ?

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Universality of

Matthew 22:9

Go ye therefore into the entrances of the highways and call as many as ye shall find to the marriage.

More verses: John 7:37 Romans 10:12

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Isaiah

Jeremiah 1:4

Then the word of the LORD came unto me, saying,

Jonah 1:2

Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and cry against it; for their wickedness is come up before me.

Acts 16:10

And after he had seen the vision, immediately we endeavoured to go into Macedonia, assuredly gathering that the Lord had called us to preach the gospel unto them.

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » moses

Exodus 28:1

And cause Aaron, thy brother, to come unto thee with his sons, from among the sons of Israel, that they may be my priests, even Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar, Aaron's sons.

Exodus 31:2

See, I have called by name Bezaleel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah;

Exodus 3:10

Come now therefore, and I will send thee unto Pharaoh that thou may bring forth my people, the sons of Israel, out of Egypt.

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Elisha

1 Kings 19:19

So he departed from there and found Elisha, the son of Shaphat, who was plowing with twelve yoke of oxen before him, and he with the twelfth. And Elijah passed by him and cast his mantle upon him.

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Abraham

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God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Paul

Acts 26:16

But rise and stand upon thy feet, for I have appeared unto thee for this purpose, to make thee a minister and a witness both of these things which thou hast seen and of those things in which I will appear unto thee;

Humble » Examples of Leadership » King david

1 Samuel 18:18

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

Humble » Examples of Leadership » King saul

1 Samuel 9:21

And Saul answered and said, Peradventure am I not of Jemini, of the smallest of the tribes of Israel? And is my family not the least of all the families of the tribe of Benjamin? Why, therefore, dost thou speak so to me?

Humble » Examples of Leadership » Jeremiah

Humble » Examples of Leadership » John the baptist

Matthew 3:14

But John resisted him much, saying, I have need to be baptized of thee, and comest thou to me?

Humble » Examples of Leadership » moses

Humble » Examples of Leadership » King solomon

1 Kings 3:7

And now, O LORD my God, thou hast made thy slave king instead of David my father; and I am but a tender young man; I do not know how to go out or come in.

Humble » Examples of Leadership » gideon

Judges 6:15

Then he replied unto him, Oh my Lord, with what shall I save Israel? Behold, my family is poor in Manasseh, and I am the least in my father's house.

Humble » Examples of Leadership » Isaiah