Finale: How To Handle Mean People

Part one of the series is HERE, part two HERE, part three HERE, and part four HERE. RECAP: King David has retreated to gather with his friends, family, soldiers, and bodyguards. A man by the name of Shimei comes out of nowhere to throw rocks, and yell curses and accusations at David. Shimei declares King David is a murderer and…

Part 3: How to Handle Mean People

“Heal me of this lust of mine of always vindicating myself!”, said Augustine. Anyone? I pray the Lord deliver me of the same! Although King David had every right to vindicate himself, he does not. Why not? How did he restrain himself? And what about friends and family who passionately and loudly want to vindicate you by going…

Part 2: How to Handle Mean People

The introduction to this blog series can be read HERE. The joys of leadership are high. But the lows are low. The fight is how to stay balanced between both.  Many of the lows are perpetual and can overwhelm the joys.  People dislike the leader for no apparent reason. Then again, some people love him, or…