When you look up 👆 what qualities are you searching for?
This is a more difficult question than you think. Who do you do put your trust in matters. There are so many faces and voices to lookup to today that say they are the one to follow.
So how do know? What qualifies them? What makes them worthy of being that hero to follow.
Here's some [practical advice].
Look for these qualities:
1. God honoring.
The best thing to do to cut through all the noise and use the Word of God as a filter to help you determine what qualities makes a good person to look up to. The Bible is full of verse after verse that speaks about leadership, friendship and what it means to be God-honoring.
Check these out:
2 Then He opened His mouth and taught them, saying:
3 "Blessed are the poor in spirit, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
4 Blessed are those who mourn, For they shall be comforted.
5 Blessed are the meek, For they shall inherit the earth.
6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, For they shall be filled.
7 Blessed are the merciful, For they shall obtain mercy.
8 Blessed are the pure in heart, For they shall see God.
9 Blessed are the peacemakers, For they shall be called sons of God.
10 Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness' sake, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven.