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Christ’s Charge to Peter by Raphael, 1515. In telling Peter to feed his sheep, Christ appointed him as a pastor.
Do pastors lead their flock or do they instigate (
Instigate | Definition of Instigate by Merriam-Webster) their flock to model Christ Jesus. What did the Good Shepherd do? What did the Apostle Paul say about this issue?
1 Corinthians 4:14-21 New American Standard Bible
14I do not write these things toshame you, but to admonish you as my belovedchildren.
15For if you were to have countlesstutors in Christ, yet you wouldnot havemany fathers, for inChrist Jesus Ibecame your father through thegospel. 16Therefore I urge you, beimitators of me. 17For this reason Ihave sent to youTimothy, who is mybeloved and faithful child in the Lord, and he will remind you of my ways which are in Christ,just as I teach everywhere… View original post 844 more words