A foolish leader 1 Kings 12:1-20 An Empire that took David and Solomon eighty years to build was destroyed by the injudicious actions of Rehoboam in a few days. He responded to the North’s request by favouring the mutual folly of his peers to the amassed wisdom of those who served Israel’s wisest king. The divided kingdom became a … Continue reading Lessons from a Divided Kingdom: Part 9
When we fail to demonstrate the fullness of the Kingdom as the church it can be that once again we spurn the humble shepherd. The fullness of the Kingdom is established through a Shepherd-King who gathers the sheep, protects the flock, care through self-sacrifice, and guides the flock to green pastures and fresh water.