Leadership

  • Leading out of Reverence for God

    But the earlier governors--those preceding me--placed a heavy burden on the people and took forty shekels of silver from them in addition to food and wine.... read more

  • Great Things for God

    Then I said to them, "You see the trouble we are in: Jerusalem lies in ruins, and its gates have been burned with fire. Come, let us rebuild the wall of... read more

  • Leaders like Nehemiah

    They said to me, "Those who survived the exile and are back in the province are in great trouble and disgrace. The wall of Jerusalem is broken down, and... read more

  • Teaching God's Word

    For Ezra had devoted himself to the study and observance of the Law of the LORD, and to teaching its decrees and laws in Israel. Ezra 7:10 For years,... read more

  • God Rules over All

    In the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, in order to fulfill the word of the LORD spoken by Jeremiah, the LORD moved the heart of Cyrus king of Persia... read more

  • Dangerous Success

    But after Uzziah became powerful, his pride led to his downfall. He was unfaithful to the LORD his God. 2 Chronicles 26:16 How many times have you seen... read more

  • A Half-hearted Christian Life

    He did what was right in the eyes of the LORD, but not wholeheartedly. 2 Chronicles 25:2 Today's verse describes King Amaziah, who was twenty-five years... read more

  • Seek Help from the Lord

    In the thirty-ninth year of his reign Asa was afflicted with a disease in his feet. Though his disease was severe, even in his illness he did not seek... read more

  • Wise Counsel

    But Rehoboam rejected the advice the elders gave him and consulted the young men who had grown up with him and were serving him. 2 Chronicles 10:8 After... read more

  • Posture of Your Heart

    He stood on the platform and then knelt down before the whole assembly of Israel and spread out his hands toward heaven. He said: "LORD, the God of Israel,... read more