Indeed, no one is indispensable. May God continue to bless your ministry. That's your job." Wow. I'm the only one who knows how to run the operating system!" All rights reserved. That is the reason why it has become hot news within the political space in Kaduna State and the whole country. Used by permission. The Malays remained divided. We can define our roles, justify our existence and advertise what we do and how well we do our job. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Everyone's job is important, but no one is indispensable. A: "You can't fire me! You're not indispensable. Please wait for the outcome of the committee report. Everybody can afford to step down if God's enthroned. Please contact us or click here to learn more about how to enable JavaScript on your browser. You can’t have a congress with this kind of misunderstanding. You know we had ward congresses. Do you want to count for Christ? I'm the only one who knows how to run the operating system!" What’s your take on this? That was followed by an air of puzzlement and then a sudden burst of attention to their own work, as it slowly dawned on employees that actually no-one is indispensable. He's in 1st place. I am sure nobody can influence them in any way, especially one or two of them like Dr John Danfulani.  But unfortunately, one of them that we thought was a PDP member is not a registered member of the party; and he had been saying things about the party, claiming to be a member. It is only the mistaken belief in the indispensability of an executive that masks and suppresses the talent of others. Instead, strive to be invaluable. The PDP is not a one-man party whereby if anyone leaves the party today, the party is dead. We will not handle issues with kid gloves. He gave you that job. They will make available their recommendations for the party for onward action. It is a normal misunderstanding. This is something I have said many times: one of the main obligations of a political leader is to foster new leadership. The future of a country depends on the continuous emergence of new cadres willing to take up the baton. And so, we must be willing to withdraw into the background anytime God wants us to. We sent them suspension letters earlier before announcing it to the media. This is something I have said many times: one of the main obligations of a political leader is to foster new leadership. She … It has been such a blessing to me in my spiritual walk and helped me so much in raising our kids and now with our growing family. Season's Message: No One Is Unimportant; No One Is Indispensable (A Short Story) Posted by pspboy on 25th December, 2016 | 5 Comments Entertainment News As I drove to work that fateful morning basking in the euphoria of the feather newly added to my hat;my newly … www.ipsnews.net/2016/09/no-one-is-indispensable-in-a-democracy They crave fame. You're not indispensable. The PDP is the only political party that cuts across the Nigerian political space. No one is indispensable in a democracy. All rights reserved.Site by Ascendio, Swindoll's Living Insights Bible Commentaries. Only tyrants cling to power. There was no one better than Andrew to fill this role. We have to ensure decorum. He's the founder. No One Is Indispensable. He's in first place. You must feel free to do whatever feels best to you. Nobody is indispensable in the PDP. They crave fame. the Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party in Kaduna State. And God help the one whose fame crowds theirs! We need to settle the differences. It is just being exaggerated that we are having a crisis but it is a normal family disagreement and be assured that we will settle it in no distant time. Other than the founder of a start-up, absolutely no one is indispensable to any company. We have to instil party discipline. Are you pursuing godliness? If it was the other party that is having its normal misunderstanding, you wouldn’t have bothered to investigate or call to know what is going on. I'm not indispensable. I believe they are just baring their minds based on how they feel the party should be run. Some (self-centered) people might even thing they are indispensable. Lesson: No one is indispensable. B: "No one is indispensable, Jake. The services one provides can always be handled by someone else or become redundant. As far as the Peoples Democratic Party in Kaduna State is concerned, it is one family. Listen to me! "At the end of the day, he fired me in this way: He said no one is indispensable." He's the head. There are disciplinary measures for members who go wrong. The way out is what we are trying to do by giving the accused fair hearing for them to defend themselves and where any one of them is found wanting, the party’s constitutional provision will be applied accordingly. Are you sure that the PDP is still popular in the state with this crisis? Mahathir should give Anwar and his team a chance to perform. You can’t be misbehaving in a manner that will ridicule the party in the eyes of the voters and the Nigerian people. “No one is indispensable.” This means that you are not special; that you can be easily replaced by anyone we (somewhat carefully) pick off the street. And some around you will plant seeds of jealousy in your heart that will tempt you to feel indispensable. Faithfully do your work, lie low, and exalt Christ. Mahathir should give Anwar and his team a chance to perform. If it has happened in the past and we overlooked it, we are no longer going to overlook any party indiscipline as the caretaker committee of the party.  One of our agenda is to instil party discipline in members. He's in first place. No racist, discriminatory, vulgar or threatening language will be tolerated. So, no one can hold the PDP to ransom. Kind of killed the mood a bit here didn’t I? You're the prophet. I started this organization. no one is indispensable. Being the indispensable one at work is folly. In fact, it can carry on much better without the help of those conceited folk who consider themselves indispensable! They said, "Moses, you can't let 'em get away with that. Has God gifted you for service? This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from PUNCH. No One Is Indispensable I know it's a cliche, but it's also a fact that some folks seem to forget. It is just a normal misunderstanding like I said earlier. Before the suspension of Senator Hunkuyi and six others, were they given a fair hearing? These young men were jealous for Moses' role. With the gale of withdrawals – induced or natural – from the contest at the convention, it merely shows that no politician or individual is indispensable. If I tell you what they did right now, I will be pre-empting the work of the disciplinary committee. Anyone can become unnecessary, not needed. Tun Mahathir failed to unite the Malays during his first 22-year tenure as PM. My friend, He put you where He wanted you. Nobody is indispensable in the PDP. No one is indispensable in Christ’s Church. We are still popular despite this little misunderstanding. He started working 12 hours a day, not eight. He's the Preeminent One. Only tyrants cling to power. That is what we have started. The right team will give the CEO massive leverage. No one is indispensable and irreplaceable. Chuck Noll. Who do they think they are, prophesying like that? This move will help us to avoid such misunderstanding in subsequent congresses – local and state. The PDP is one big family like I said. Talk about unselfish. We've found someone else who has proven to be perfectly capable." That is not true. We forget it because, while in some cosmic sense it's always true, in a particular office of a particular company on a particular job there nearly always is someone who, if they aren't actually indispensable are as close to it as makes no difference. Copyright © 2005 by Charles R. Swindoll, Inc. All rights reserved. Ever said them yourself? Who do they think they are, prophesying like that? If so, somewhere along the line, you will face the peril of jealousy, the feeling of being "indispensable" to some particular ministry. Even if So-and-so was a mighty leader of men, or a powerful scientist, or a precious philosopher, or an inspiring poet, life will go on without him: NO ONE IS INDISPENSABLE. It is no longer news that the Kaduna State chapter of the PDP is in crisis. Keep in mind that no one is truly indispensable. Posted on Thursday March 14th, 2019 by Steven. © 2020 Insight for Living Ministries. How far have you prepared for the forthcoming local government congress with the crisis at hand? Would that all the LORD's people were prophets, that the LORD would put His Spirit upon them!" Those who have served the country for half a century should all bow out so that the younger generation can change this country. The problem arises when we get to thinking we're sovereign. In Congress, no one is indispensable in the sense that if the majority wills it, you can be replaced,” the lawmaker added. No one is indispensable and irreplaceable. You can’t be misbehaving in … He's the Preeminent One. But to really validate our existence is to bring valuable contribution to the team. I love it that Moses is more broad-shouldered than that. B: "No one is indispensable, Jake. The success of any business rarely depends on any key manager or executive. I have been listening to your program for about 23 years. He's trying to take over. The rules of replying: Be respectful. You can ask them to show you the letters of invitation on the allegations levelled against them. Those are words of petty jealousy and proud indispensability. He can take it away just as fast as He gave it. As we nurture teams, as we shift from managing the work to managing the workplace, as we create an environment where people can contribute to their … It's a famous phrase by Joseph Stalin: "There are no indispensable people". Would you say there are external forces fuelling this crisis? But I have to be honest with you. He started to have inexplicable fears. No one is indispensable. If you leave, as long as the organization is at least slightly functional, it will find a way to survive without you, Robbins says. We learnt they heard about their suspension on social media. This page is about the saying "Nobody is indispensable". We have to instil party discipline. Sign up to receive Chuck Swindoll's Daily Devotional in your inbox seven days a week. If you say that someone or something is indispensable, you mean that they are absolutely essential and other people or things cannot function without them. We don’t have any faction in Kaduna State. You imagine you're necessary to him or that he will be very unhappy if you leave him, but I'm sure that if you do, within three months he will have fitted another face into your role and you'll see that no one is suffering because of your absence. When Andrew started his new managerial role, he became even more obsessed with perfection. Some of the most jealous, suspicious people in the world are so-called Christian public figures enamored with their own press clippings. What are Eldad and Medad doing in there? No one is indispensable. While he admits Ferrari remains at the centre of his identity, Mr. Montezemolo has moved on. Those people that were accused of anti-party activities are people of independent minds. So Joshua says, "General Moses, sir, put a stop to it.". Sign up to receive e-mail from Insight for Living Ministries. So, I am not aware of what they are talking about. So, it’s a family affair and we will surely settle the matter at the right time. In all likelihood, this mentality originated in the factory and migrated inside as we put suits on assembly line workers and gave them cubicles instead of … God’s work can easily carry on without us. What are Eldad and Medad doing in there? We have to ensure decorum. That is His sovereign right. And when He moves one out and brings in another or demotes one and sets up another, He calls the shots. Possible meaning: No person is totally essential. No. Public confidence in the integrity of the Government is indispensable to faith in democracy; and when we lose faith in the system, we have lost faith in everything we fight and spend for. It was after the congress that some of them complained to us and that is what we are looking into. And when He moves one out and brings in another or demotes one and sets up another, He calls the shots. That's your job. You're the prophet. This is a space for friendly local discussions. Or, You know, that man bears watching. They will have a fair hearing before the committee. Mentoring Leaders – No-One is Indispensable Part of the role of a leader/manager is to grow future leaders. No one is indispensable in a democracy. We've found someone else who has proven to be perfectly capable." Like I said in the press release, we accused them of anti-party activities and a disciplinary committee has been set up to investigate and come up with recommendations after which we will do the needful. He's the founder. Is there an end to the lingering dispute? Thank you so much for your faithfulness and for your wonderful insight into God's Word. A: "You can't fire me! For some reaso… I'm not indispensable. Excerpted from Charles R. Swindoll, Great Days with the Great Lives (Nashville: W Publishing Group, 2005). The 2023 election is three years from now and we believe in the people and God in our activities. He's the head. The services one provides can always be handled by someone else or become redundant. Nobody is indispensable, except the Lord Jesus Christ. It is because of the popularity of the PDP. Naturally, even in our various homes, we do have differences. “No one is indispensable to anyone else. No one’s indispensable except Jesus. no one is indispensable. So, it is one of those measures that we are talking about in handling such misunderstanding, but it is being exaggerated by some people to mean that there is a big crisis. To us, it’s just a normal misunderstanding and we will settle it very soon. Privilege and right niyo ba yun? In The Lady Killers from 1955, Alec Guinness' character explains to a fellow bad guy that "No one is indispensable, and certainly not you, Louis. There's a old saying: "Graveyards are filled with indispensable men." Only the plan is essential, the plan, my plan." We don’t have any faction in the state. It is a normal misunderstanding and in any organisation, there are rules of engagements which you know. It's vital to them that they drop the right names and be seen by the right people and have others think well of them. There wasn't an ounce of jealousy or insecurity in that man of God. You'll think, What's she doing up there? (v. 29). 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