Misjudging People

Abraham and Sarah worked out a plan that when they entered the kingdom of Gerar, they would tell the people, especially the king, that they were brother and sister. Evidently Sarah was so beautiful that Abraham believed the king would kill Abraham to have Sarah as a wife. Why did Abraham believe that? He believed that the fear of God was not in that kingdom.
However, Abraham misjudged the kingdom of Gerar, because the fear of God was there. We do not know what Abraham saw when he arrived that made him conclude that the people did not fear God, but the great man of faith and wisdom prejudged those people.
When the king of Gerar, Abimelech, learned from God in a dream what Abraham had done, this happened, “So Abimelech rose early in the morning, called all his servants, and told all these things in their hearing; and the men were very much afraid. And Abimelech called Abraham and said to him, ‘What have you done to us? How have I offended you, that you have brought on me and on my kingdom a great sin? You have done deeds to me that ought not to be done.’ Then Abimelech said to Abraham, ‘What did you have in view, that you have done this thing?'” (Genesis 20:8-10).
Is it possible that you have misjudged someone or even a whole class of people?

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