Servant Leadership

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Matthew 20:26

It will not be like this among you! But whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant,

Luke 22:26

But you [are] not [to be] like this! But the one who is greatest among you must become like the youngest, and the one who leads like the one who serves.

Mark 10:43

But it is not like this among you! But whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant,

Isaiah 55:4

Look! I made him a witness to [the] peoples, a leader and a commander [for the] peoples.

Proverbs 30:22

under a slave when he becomes king, and a fool when he is satisfied [with] food;

Matthew 10:24

"A disciple is not superior to his teacher, nor a slave superior to his master.

Micah 6:4

For I brought you up from the land of Egypt, and from the house of slavery I redeemed you. And I sent Moses, Aaron, and Miriam before you.

1 Peter 2:18

Domestic slaves, be subject to your masters with all respect, not only to those [who are] good and gentle, but also to those [who are] unjust.

1 Kings 3:7

So then, O Yahweh, you are my God. You have made your servant king in place of David my father [though] I [am] a young boy. I do not know going out or coming in.

Proverbs 29:12

A ruler listening to a word of falsehood, all his officials are wicked.

Luke 7:3

So [when he] heard about Jesus, he sent Jewish elders to him, asking him that he would come [and] cure his slave.

John 18:36

Jesus replied, "My kingdom is not of this world. If my kingdom were of this world, my servants would be fighting so that I would not be handed over to the Jews. But now my kingdom is not from here."

Ecclesiastes 10:16

Woe to you, O land, when your king is a youth and your princes feast in the morning.

Psalm 143:2

And do not enter into judgment with your servant, because no one alive [is] righteous before you.

Matthew 20:25

But Jesus called them to himself [and] said, "You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and those in high positions exercise authority over them.

Isaiah 3:4

And I will make boys their princes, and children shall rule over them.

Joshua 1:2

"My servant Moses [is] dead. Get up and cross the Jordan, you and all this people, into the land that I [am] giving to them, to the {Israelites}.

Joshua 5:14

And he said, "Neither. I have come now [as] the commander of Yahweh's army." And Joshua fell on his face to the earth, and {he bowed down} and said to him, "What [is] my lord commanding his servant?"

Psalm 18:43

You rescued me from strife with people; you set me as head (over) nations. People I did not know served me;

Matthew 25:23

His master said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful slave! You were faithful over a few [things]; I will put you [in charge] over many [things]. Enter into the joy of your master!'

Exodus 24:13

And Moses got up, and Joshua, his assistant, and Moses went up to the mountain of God.

Hebrews 13:24

Greet all your leaders and all the saints. Those from Italy greet you.

Jeremiah 25:19

Pharaoh, the king of Egypt, and his servants, and his officials, and all his people;

Numbers 11:28

And Joshua son of Nun, the assistant of Moses from time of his youth, answered, "Moses, my lord, stop them."

Jeremiah 30:9

But they will serve Yahweh their God, and David their king, whom I will raise up for them.

Matthew 18:28

But that slave went out [and] found one of his fellow slaves who owed him a hundred denarii, and taking hold of him, he began to choke [him], saying, 'Pay back everything that you owe!'

1 Chronicles 17:27

And now may you begin to bless the house of your servant {to continue forever} before you, for you, O Yahweh, have blessed. And it will be blessed forever."

2 Chronicles 36:16

But they were mocking the messengers of God and despising his words and scoffing at his prophets until the wrath of Yahweh rose against his people until there was no remedy.

2 Samuel 7:8

So then, thus you shall say to my servant David, 'Thus says Yahweh of hosts, "I took you from the pasture {from following} the sheep to be a leader over my people, over Israel,

Numbers 14:24

But my servant Caleb, because another spirit was with him, he remained true after me, and I will bring him into the land that {he entered}, and his offspring will take possession of it.

Deuteronomy 34:5

Then Moses, the servant of Yahweh, died there in the land of Moab {according to the command of Yahweh}.

Numbers 8:25

and {those fifty years old} will return from the service of the work and will serve no longer.

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