We are all leaders on some level, and each of us will be faced with obstacles at some point. This is where developing creative leadership becomes indispensable.
In 1 Kings, King Rebohoam took bad advice, which later costs him the entire nation when they refused follow him. Fear of failure is one of many reasons why young people don't go into spiritual leadership.
I Kings is going to be our reading commitment for this quiet time. You are going to pay particularly close attention to Solomon.
One of the most difficult aspects of walking with God is believing he will exert his power in and through our lives. We have an easier time believing in Harry Potter’s magic or the force in Star Wars than we do in the power of God.