- 1 What did Jesus say about leadership?
- 2 Where in the Bible does it say to pray for our government leaders?
- 3 How do you pray for national leaders?
- 4 What does the Bible say about obeying leaders?
- 5 Who is a good example of a servant leader?
- 6 Why is Jesus a good leader?
- 7 How do you pray for the world?
- 8 How can I pray for success in exams?
- 9 What do we pray for our country?
- 10 What is the golden rule in the Bible?
- 11 What did Jesus say about the law?
- 12 What does Romans 13 really mean?
What did Jesus say about leadership?
“A good leader seeks the Lord, commits his way to the Lord and the Lord establishes the next steps.” The preparations of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD. …
Where in the Bible does it say to pray for our government leaders?
In Jesus’ name, Amen. We are grateful to live in a country where we can openly pray for our leaders. One of Paul’s very first instructions to his protégé, Timothy was to pray “for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness” (1 Timothy 2:2 NIV).
How do you pray for national leaders?
God, thank You for the men and women who serve our country in leadership roles and for their families. Please provide our leaders with reminders each day of why they decided to dedicate their lives to public service, and use that commitment to encourage them.
What does the Bible say about obeying leaders?
Romans 13:1-2 says: “Obey the government, for God is the One who has put it there. There is no government anywhere that God has not placed in power. So those who refuse to obey the law of the land are refusing to obey God, and punishment will follow.”
Who is a good example of a servant leader?
Abraham Lincoln is one example of a servant leader. Lincoln’s actions during the US Civil War are often cited as prime examples of servant leadership behavior (Hubbard, 2011). In particular, many scholars look to his preservation of the Union during this conflict and the freeing of the Southern slaves.
Why is Jesus a good leader?
He lets compassion mess up his plans, frustrate his followers, and throw his work-life balance out of whack. He set his own needs aside to minister to others, not because he had too, but because his compassion made him want to. We can pray that Jesus will lead whomever gets elected in 2020 to be moved by compassion.
How do you pray for the world?
We tend to want to talk to God about the people and situations we know well, enabling us to pray specifically.
Five tips for praying globally
- Pray around the world alphabetically.
- Pray through the news.
- Pray into the 10/40 window.
- Pray through the day.
- Learn the Lord’s Prayer in another language.
How can I pray for success in exams?
Lord God, Thank you for this opportunity to learn new skills and stretch my understanding. Thank you for guiding me through this time of study into the final exams. I lay before you all the hopes and fears I have about the outcome.
What do we pray for our country?
Dear Lord, thank You that we have government representatives who believe Your truth. Remind them to seek Your guidance as they make decisions that affect our country and world. Send them godly wisdom and good counselors.
What is the golden rule in the Bible?
The “Golden Rule” of Leviticus 19:18 was quoted by Jesus of Nazareth (Matthew 7:12; see also Luke 6:31) during his Sermon on the Mount and described by him as the second great commandment. The common English phrasing is “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you”.
What did Jesus say about the law?
The World English Bible translates the passage as: “Don’t think that I came to destroy the law or the. prophets. I didn’t come to destroy, but to fulfill.”
What does Romans 13 really mean?
Political meaning and use. Some interpreters have claimed that Romans 13 implies that Christians are to obey all public officials under all circumstances. The order of authority derives from God, as the Apostle says [in Romans 13:1–7].