We all fall short.
Read: Proverbs 20:6 & 20:9
In the Bible we can find how everything that Jesus went through from the time that He was arrested to the His death was to redeem us.
Read: the words of King Solomon in Proverbs 20:30
Read: the words of the prophet Isaiah in chapter 53 verse 5.
Read: the words of the apostle Peter in 1 Peter 2:24 as he quoted Isaiah.
Each blow that Jesus took was to cleanse us from evil. Each stripe that He was given was to cleanse the inner depths of our hearts.
In closing read Jeremiah 17:9 and remember that this is why we need our L-RD and Savior and He paid the ultimate price for us because He loves us.
If we want better leadership, we must first check our own heart and get right with G-d. Then we will have better leadership. (Proverbs 25:4-5)
“Take away the dross from the silver, And there comes out a vessel for the smith; Take away the wicked before the king, And his throne will be established in righteousness.”
How stubborn are we when correction comes? (Proverbs 29:1)