Go Ye Therefore

Leadership Qualities: Courage Part 2

One Item Saul Forgot-1 Samuel 10:17-13:14 (negative)

Observe the leadership of Saul:

  1. When the time arrives to anoint Saul as king, he hides among the baggage.
  2. When Samuel asks Saul to lead, he excuses himself as unable.
  3. When Saul’s soldiers begin to scatter, he panics and disobeys his divine orders.
  4. When confronted over his sin, Saul makes excuses for himself.
  5. When Saul attacks the Amalekites, he is afraid to trust God and destroy the enemy.
  6. When Saul fears losing the allegiance of the people, he builds a statue of himself.
  7. When the Philistines face Israel, Saul’s fear prevents him from negotiating.
  8. When David gains popularity, Saul’s insecurity drives him to attempted murder.

Lessons from Saul

Join me next time for Leadership Qualities: Courage Part 3