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Wandering shepherds and the good shepherd

contextualization as the way of doing mission with the Maasai in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania, Pare Diocese

by Leonard A. Mtaita

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Published by Erlanger Verlag für Mission und Ökumene in Erlangen .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-301).

StatementLeonard A. Mtaita.
SeriesMakumira publication ;, 11, Makumira publications ;, 11.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2004/05642 (B)
The Physical Object
Pagination304 p. :
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6864025M
ISBN 103872142909
LC Control Number00379497

Conduct yourselves properly (honorably, righteously) among the Gentiles, so that, although they may slander you as evildoers, [yet] they may by witnessing your good deeds [come to] glorify God in the day of inspection [ when God shall look upon you wanderers as a pastor or shepherd looks over his flock]. 1) He is the true Shepherd, the good one. Today’s liturgy invites us to contemplate Jesus as both the shepherd and the entry to the sheepfold while at Easter we have contemplated Him as the Lamb.

This is such a precious Christmas story that reminds children (as well as adults) just how special we each are to the Good Shepherd! The shepherds were some of the first entrusted with the Good News that the Savior was born.   No, God didn’t choose the rich, the well-educated, the influential.   He chose common shepherds. (If you would like to download the PowerPoint presentation for this sermon, Click Here) The Good Shepherd John Introduction. This morning we already read Psalm 23 in which David views God as his shepherd. The analogy of shepherd and sheep is used throughout the Old Testament for it was a common scene in ancient Israel and thus an easy way to illustrate a point.

Throughout the Bible, there are many analogies of sheep and their shepherds: Moses was a shepherd for the Israelites, leading them through the wilderness for 40 years. David was a shepherd before he became King of Israel. Jesus described himself as "the Good Shepherd” in J one who “lays down his life for his sheep.". We hear about sheep and shepherds in the Parable of the Lost Sheep.   These shepherds in Luke were good shepherds because they were keeping watch over their flocks by night. Actually, I am not sure where the idea of shepherds being the scum of the earth came from. Often a shepherd was a young teenage, usually the youngest of the family who were charged with keeping watch over the family enterprise.


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First, there is the record of God’s work in the people of the Book. The Scriptures are designed to give us hope as we follow the contours of the lives of believers who went before – each with their own set of challenges and pains.

The story isn’t about how good they were, but rather about how good God is in spite of how fickle they were. Yeshua: The Good Shepherd. Yeshua came in fulfillment of God’s promise to send a good Shepherd to Israel. In the period He was born, however, the shopkeeper and doctor had been raised up in social status while the religious leaders despised and mistrusted shepherds, officially.

Seek the wandering Heal the injured, the maimed. Nourish the healthy. None of those tasks will be done by this anti-shepherd who is cruel to his charges and who is cursed by God. Discussion: We have seen an acted-out parable of a good shepherd, in contention with bad shepherds, who gives up and is followed by an anti-shepherd.

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The earliest record of it I could find [and seemingly the origin] was in the book “What Jesus Said”, written by Robert Boyd Munger.

The illustration was popularized in when Paul Lee Tan included it in his book for pastors Encyclopedia of Illustrations. It appears in Munger’s book, verbatim: “A Foreigner traveling in Syria who became acquainted with a shepherd.

K Sauget No, that does not make sense of being a good shepherd. Shepherds love their animals so dearly, they care about them so much. i don't think breaking the hind leg would be the solution, that's not true.

they actually have other special ways to keep them around from straying like providing enough feeds, applying oil on the wounded parts.

The way is dark, unfamiliar, difficult. The trees periodically blot out the sunlight, and there are serpents coiled to strike as well as hungry wolves lurking in the shadows.

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We know Jesus is the Good Shepherd. The Bible also addresses bad shepherds. The book of Jeremiah talks about this, but it’s easy to miss it if we read too fast. The Bad Shepherd. Quoting God, Jeremiah writes, “My people are lost sheep. Their shepherds led them astray.” As a.

This brief essay is about the good shepherd’s younger brother, the bad shepherd. We all know him well, although he usually goes by another name. The bad shepherd, fearing for the safety of his flock, built a wall around his sheep while they were grazing on the mountain.

"Good Shepherd, Bad Shepherd" Ezekiel ;Psalm 23 I am spending two weeks on shepherds. When I mapped out the two weeks, I had miscounted the weeks and thought I had three weeks on shepherds, so part of my preparation was figuring out how to take three weeks worth of themes and consolidate into two.

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