The Power of a right attitude His fingers nimbly coerced song from the crudely formed instrument as he watched the sun disappear behind a near hillside. His stomach rumbled reminding him that the scrap of bread and piece of cheese that he had swindled from the cupboard had long vanished. He arched his back and stretched peering toward the house and he saw the slender figure of a man approaching. Something must be wrong he thought. His mind raced to his father, Jesse, and then to his brothers but the messenger brought even more worrisome news. Samuel, the prophet, had called for him.
“Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves. Look not every man on his own things, but every man also on the things of others. Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus:”