Leadership Sin (Part 3) Pride, Confession, and Redemption

Image: Albrecht Durer: King David Doing Penance, National Gallery of Art. This is the third part of a piece regarding the sin of leadership, namely pride.  We began with a look at 1 Timothy 5:19-20 and how that helps us identify pride as the sin that “the rest may fear” as opposed to, for example,Continue reading “Leadership Sin (Part 3) Pride, Confession, and Redemption”

Leadership Sin (Pt. 2): King David’s Pride

Allaert Claesz, David and Bathsheba, Rosenwald Collection, National Gallery of Art “In the spring, at the time when kings go off to war, David sent Joab out with the king’s men and the whole Israelite army. They destroyed the Ammonites and besieged Rabbah. But David remained in Jerusalem. ” 2 Samuel 11:1, NIV In theContinue reading “Leadership Sin (Pt. 2): King David’s Pride”

Leadership Sin (Part 1)

On calling out the sin of leaders: Responding to the Ravi Zacharias Scandal As for those who persist in sin, rebuke them in the presence of all, so that the rest may stand in fear. 1 Timothy 5:20 A few weeks ago the news came my way that Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM) had commissionedContinue reading “Leadership Sin (Part 1)”