The Questions Every Pastor Must Answer

A few things are certain. We live in a universe created by a shepherd God. The Lord is our Shepherd. Our world is redeemed by a Shepherd Savior. Our elder Brother is a Shepherd. The Man whom humanity most needs is a shepherd. Every messenger of Christ is sent to do a shepherd’s work. We are to stand at last before a shepherd Judge. God is going to separate the good shepherds from the shepherds who are bad. The questions which every pastor must meet  are these three:
“Did you feed my lambs? Did you tend my sheep? Did you feed my sheep?” – Charles Jefferson, The Minister as Shepherd