Document Type

Proceeding Paper

Publication Date

Fall 10-14-2005


The author provides a summary of the literature on the use of the 2X2 matrix in strategic management especially environmental scanning, explore the historical context of Numbers 13, 14 and Deuteronomy 1, consider passages relevant to strategic environmental analysis, examine two of the 2X2 matrices that can be constructed from the passage along with the strategic implications of each. Finally, some of the teaching potential of this passage from both theological and strategic management points of view is explored.