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Six Lessons on Shepherding: A Pastoral Meditation on 1 Thessalonians 2

In the Bible, leadership is likened to shepherding. In the Old Testament, God shepherded his people; he called shepherds like Moses and David to lead his people; and kings were often likened to shepherds. 1,923 more words

Bible

Faithful Friends

From Proverbs 27 this morning…

Better is open rebuke than hidden love.

Faithful are the wounds of a friend; profuse are the kisses of an enemy.” 404 more words

Loss

Shepherding Goats

Shepherding Eyal’s goats on Moshav Hamra, Israel.

Israel

Princeton and Tim Keller in the Land of Oz

When Dorothy awoke in the Land of Oz, she experienced a world completely different from what she knew. In a similar way, if B. B. Warfield, Charles Hodge, and Gresham Machen were transported to 21st century Princeton, NJ, they wouldn’t recognize the place. 489 more words

Shepherding

The day after...

I found it most difficult of all days. Trauma came back in full force. My kids needed to get to activities, so I kept my head down as we crept from place to place. 736 more words

Loss

Clarity of the Crowds

It was one of those mornings where everything seemed a bit extra complex and crisis-like.  Our numbers were up the night before, hitting around 112 at the emergency shelter.  906 more words