Leadership

    Leaders aren’t exempt

    May 25, 2020

    Sometimes leaders can feel they are above reproach just because they have a title or position. It might seem God has approved them, so they are free to live any way they choose. But the Bible doesn’t support that position.

    Moses and Aaron were leaders mightily used of God. Yet in Numbers 20:10-12 we see they was as human we are. They must have grown impatient with the constant complaining and griping of the congregation and just flat our got angry enough to hit something. (Ever been there?)

    Numbers 20:10,11 “and Moses and Aaron gathered the assembly together before the rock and he said to then, “Hear now you rebels! Must we bring water for you out of this rock?” Then Moses lifted his hand and struck the rock twice with this rod and water came out abundantly and the congregation and their animals drank.”

    So Moses Aaron lost their patience and the sad thing is, they paid the price for their response in not entering into all that God had for them. Let’s continue….Numbers 20:12

    “Then the Lord spoke to Moses and Aaron, “Because you did not believe Me, to hallow Me in the eyes of the children of Israel, therefore you shall not bring this assembly into the land which I have given them.”

    The moral of the story is that leaders are not exempt from following God even when other people press them or they become angry. Let’s keep our cool so we can eat the good of the land!

  • Evangelism

    What is God’s plan for every person?

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    May 20, 2020
  • Prayer

    A Prayer for spiritual insight in all things

    Many times people ask for prayer. How do we pray for people? There are such great prayers in Paul’s letters. One of these is found in Philippians 1:9. Let’s look at it. “I continue…

    May 19, 2020
  • Personal Devotions

    What Grieves God?

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    May 18, 2020
  • Personal Devotions

    God meets every need

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    May 14, 2020
  • Faith

    Faith comes by hearing not praying (Romans 10:17)

    Faith or belief or persuasion come only one way- by continually hearing. It works in every area of life. Faith that you can accomplish something comes from continually listening to your inner voice telling…

    May 13, 2020
  • Leadership

    Who are you feeding spiritually?

    A healthy church is a nurturing church. We feed people’s spirits from the Word of God. God spoke through Zechariah about the job of a shepherd. This also speaks to me about the job…

    May 12, 2020