Oscar, we have examples of leadership roles that can be both useful and in need. A word that the world of computers uses is Apps, Application can make the difference in our understanding when discussing scriptural admonitions. For instance when I read a text that needs application I try to compare the reason or the circumstances that the admonition was given. This often requires a bit of research. When confronted with what we might label a judgment call, we know the texts pretty well about a mote in ones eye. We also have God given differences of opinion. As you mentioned Oscar prayer is important , we are told to pray without ceasing.
Source: Daily Sabbath School Lessons