Saturday, April 21, 2012
Genesis 48:15 Then he blessed Josseph and said, “May the God before whom my fathers
Abraham and Isaac walked faithfully, the God who has been my shepherd all my life to this day,
What an image.
The God who has been my shepherd all my life.
What does a shepherd do? Takes care of his sheep; his flock.
What does the shepherd put first? His flock.
Who does the shepherd protect? His flock, even at the cost of injury to himself.
What does the shepherd provide? Food, water, safety, shelter for his flock.
Who is the Good Shepherd? JESUS
What does he do? Protect and provide for his flock.
Who does he value? His flock; he died for us.
Who is his flock? Everyone who puts their faith and trust in him.
You have always been my Shepherd, thank you Jesus!