I came across this snippet from Scott McClellan and thought, yeah, how many churches out there…even in our city….have lost focus on their callings and have turned inward? A lot.
Let’s start encouraging, praying and coming along side those churches who need help so that their focus can be restored and renewed.
In the passage, the men of Issachar are part of a list of warriors from different areas, each of which is described by a distinctive characteristic. Evidently, the men of Issachar stood out for their simultaneous insight into the world around them and their wisdom concerning Israel’s best response.
As church leaders, may we be men and women who understand the times and know what the Church should do.