Shepherding is the Key, so we need to Learn to Shepherd others According to God

1 Pet. 5:2 Shepherd the flock of God among you, overseeing not under compulsion but willingly, according to God; not by seeking gain through base means but eagerly.

The Gospel of John, a gospel focusing on God in Christ coming to be our life and meet our every need for God's purpose, shows us how Christ came to shepherd us by cherishing and nourishing us; shepherding is the key to the Gospel of John.The Lord … [Continue reading]

Christ is the Good Shepherd, the great Shepherd, and the Shepherd of our Souls

Christ is the good Shepherd, the great Shepherd, the Chief Shepherd, and the Shepherd of our souls (John 10:9-17; Heb. 13:20-21; 1 Pet. 5:4; 2:25).

The Lord Jesus is our Shepherd; according to the New Testament, Christ is the good Shepherd, the great Shepherd, the Chief Shepherd, and the Shepherd of our souls. In Ezekiel 34 in particular we see that the Lord Himself comes to shepherd His sheep, … [Continue reading]

Experiencing the Lord’s Shepherding for the Recovery of the Church Life (Ezek. 34)

Ezek. 34:30-31 Thus they will know that I, Jehovah their God, am with them, and that they, the house of Israel, are My people, declares the Lord Jehovah. And you are My flock, the flock of My pasture; you are men, and I am your God, declares the Lord Jehovah.

How blessed we are to be under the Lord's shepherding for the recovery of the church life, as seen in Ezekiel 34!The Lord is indeed our good Shepherd, and He Himself comes to search for us, His sheep, to seek us out; He brings us from among the … [Continue reading]

Being those who Enjoy the All-inclusive Tender Care of our Good Shepherd Lord Jesus

Ezek. 34:11-12 For thus says the Lord Jehovah, I Myself, even I, will search for My sheep and seek them out. As a shepherd seeks out his flock on the day when he is among his sheep which are scattered, so I will seek out My sheep...

How wonderful it is to see in Ezekiel 34 how our good Shepherd, Christ, is taking an all-inclusive tender care of us as His sheep!First He speaks to the shepherds, who did not take care of the sheep but rather fed themselves and caused the sheep … [Continue reading]

The Lord comes as the Shepherd to Search for His Sheep and Bring them to Himself

Acts 20:28 Take heed to yourselves and to all the flock, among whom the Holy Spirit has placed you as overseers to shepherd the church of God, which He obtained through His own blood.

In Ezekiel 34 the Lord Himself comes as the Shepherd to search for His sheep and seek them out, bringing them back to Himself as the pasture, restoring them, recovering them, and healing them; to shepherd is to take all-inclusive tender care of the … [Continue reading]

Eating the Lord and having a Proper Spiritual Digestion by saying Amen to His Word

2 Sam. 7:25 And now, O Jehovah God, confirm forever the word which You have spoken concerning Your servant and concerning his house, and do as You have spoken.

As believers in Christ, we need to eat the Lord Jesus in His word by prayerfully considering and reconsidering it day by day, and we need to have a proper spiritual digestion, allowing the Lord to have the thoroughfare in every part of our inner … [Continue reading]

Crucial Points to Consider as we Eat, Digest, and Assimilate Christ in the Word

We should not only believe into the Lord Jesus and receive Him but also eat Him, digest Him, and assimilate Him, allowing Him to become the content of our being (John 3:15-16; 6:51-57). Crystallization-Study of Ezekiel, outline 10

As believers in Christ, we need to eat the Lord Jesus by receiving Him into us so that He may be digested and assimilated into our regenerated new man in the way of life; for this, we need to eat, digest, and assimilate Christ as our spiritual food … [Continue reading]