Heeding the Shepherd’s Call by Tina

sheep in a pasture

My friend, Tina, had a wonderful opportunity to watch a flock of sheep in the Cotswold area of England. I loved what she learned by watching them.   I highly recommend you take the time to read her thoughts about the sheep and how we respond to our Shepherd.

Excerpt from Heeding the Shepherd’s Call

 

As I watched this scene play out, I could not help but think of the numerous times in the Bible when sheep are compared to people. I could imagine all these scenarios as Jesus, the Good Shepherd calls out to His sheep. Many run to Him quickly with great abandon; others slowly progress toward him determined to summon the stragglers to come along; others straggle along cautiously, not quite sure what awaits them in the next pasture.; and still others, the shade lovers, are content where they are with little desire to move to any other pasture. It made me consider, which am I?  Read more…

Note: Guest posts are often linked to articles by Campus Crusade for Christ bloggers.

The image of sheep is used by permission from Wikimedia Commons.

What do you think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s