In the first of his 4 part series, David Robertson considered the lessons we could learn from the Old Testament figure of Joseph - one of the most successful ‘religious’ politicians ever, despite being in the midst of an hostile environment. David continues his series by looking at Daniel the 'Civil Servant'. Was Daniel the quintessential Machiavellian 'survivor'? What lessons can we learn for today? Over the following 3 months David will also be looking at other key leaders in the Old Testament, including a Judge and an Administrator...
Civic Leaders: Noble Servants or Machiavellian Number Crunchers?
Daniel: The Civil Servant
David Robertson is an experienced presenter and debater on the place of the Christian faith in the public sphere, a prolific blogger at The Wee Flea and he was the minister at St Peter's Free Church in Dundee, Scotland for 27 years. David joined City Bible Forum in 2019 to lead a new initiative called Third Space.