How to Handle a Promotion

Artwork for Hand Me Another Brick: Timeless Lessons on Leadership

Adversity is an excellent test of character. Prosperity is an even better test. Maintaining a posture of humility, compassion, and gentleness when everything seems to go your way isn’t a given.

After hard work on Jerusalem’s wall, Nehemiah received a promotion to serve as governor of Judah. Rather than being distracted by the new privileges, projects, and people, Nehemiah kept his focus on serving God.

Grow in integrity today as Pastor Chuck Swindoll preaches on Nehemiah 5:14–19. Be someone who sticks to the path of godliness when your promotion comes.