Moses was clearly overwhelmed. He ascended the mountain and descended the mountain. He had proclaimed God’s mandates, acknowledged the faithful and addressed the murmurers. Now it was time to restore order and set the laws in motion. To say he was “in over his head” would be an understatement.
God spared Moses on many occasions and certainly vindicated him as Israel crossed the Red Sea. The obedience, discernment and decisiveness he displayed throughout his trials with Pharaoh are all noteworthy. However, I believe it can be argued that one of Moses’ greatest leadership moments was crystallized when he humbly acknowledge his need for help. Read more>>