MEN IN THE LOCKER ROOMJuly 11, 2020
WITH BISHOP DESIGNATE DR. OGLETREE SR.
July 11, 2020
MEN IN THE LOCKER ROOM
“David left Gath and escaped to the cave of Adullam. When his brothers and his father’s household heard about it, they went down to him there.” ~ 1 Samuel 22:1
Cave – means an opening in a hillside. Hebrew terms (mearah and hor) means hole.
Caves were abundant in the region, and they were frequently massive is size.
“The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek” ~ Joseph Campbell
Adullam – old city lowlands of Judah territory. It was also a royal city conquered by Joshua. It was a place of refuge, a stronghold, and fortified.
I. The quandary of the system
One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments.
- God was changing the system. (Leadership models)
- God was changing the standard. (Culture and personal)
“The frame of the cave leads to the frame of the man.” ~ Stephen Gardiner
II. The quick strategy in stronghold
Kobe Bryant said, “Great things come from hard work and perseverance. No excuses.”
- Recognizing the crisis
- Reconstruction of the crew
- Revitalize the city and community
“One just principle from the depths of a cave is more powerful than an army.” ~ Jose Marti
III. The quantum steps of faith
Huge leap of faith to believe in a bigger kingdom than the house!
“I’d rather live in a cave with a view of a palace than live in a palace with a view of a cave.”
~ Karl Pilkington
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