“We worship and serve a God of miracles. We understood before we went down there some of what was at stake, even the work of the Lord in the land of Zion. And His ability to lead a seer. Joseph was the person that God has chosen to use to do that work to lead His people in this land.
So as Joseph said, Samuel and others have tried to gently and otherwise persuade him. I was one of the more gentle ones. But what I always appreciated was Joseph’s willingness; His humility and willingness to be led by the Lord; His willingness to hear from the Lord, and also his determination to hear from the Lord and not let the words of men, the persuasions of men, be the deciding factor for him.” (continue)