The Bible is filled with examples of great men and women of faith. They mentor us in the ways of God. We can learn what to do and what to avoid by studying their lives. We can also learn from Biblical anti-heroes–such as Balam, Nabal, King Saul, and Jezebel. If you read about their sinful acts, you’ll know what displeases God.
…we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses…
It is imperative to surround oneself with people who can impact your life for the good and not for the bad. Here is a list of a few great men and women worth hanging out with 24/7.
1. Noah was a man who took God seriously.
Noah did this; he did all that God commanded him. Genesis 6:22
2. Nehemiah was a man who silenced the Nay Sayers and did what they said he couldn’t do.
Then I replied to them, “The God of heaven will make us prosper, and we his servants will arise and build, but you have no portion or right or claim in Jerusalem.” Nehemiah 2:20
3. Job was a man whose life and resolve was tested beyond imagination, yet did not curse God.
“In all this Job did not sin or charge God with wrong.” Job…
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