"By justice a king gives a country stability,
but those who are greedy for bribes tear it down.
If ever you wondered if the Bible was relevant for us today then these words should convince you of this fact. As I read through Proverbs 29 I find myself wondering if Solomon was looking into a crystal ball and could see into 2020. But, how could he see 2700 years into the future? Well, he couldn't, but the issues he faced then are almost exactly the same as those we face in our time.
There are so many examples of bad leadership in our generation and I wonder if we have learnt anything from our past mistakes. Perhaps humanity will never learn!?
Which verse stands out for you today?
"A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way." - John C. Maxwell