God… “The Shepherd Leader”. Dr. J.L. Williams JL, Patt & Friends www.JLwilliams.org. Introduction. The “shepherd leader” is the greatest leadership picture in the Bible! Today we have… “Corporate Leadership Models” “MBA Leadership Models” “Political Leadership Models”
Dr. J.L. Williams
JL, Patt & Friends
livestock, and in silver and gold” (Gen. 13:1).
satisfy the sheep – not satisfy himself.
satisfaction of the sheep!
their own satisfaction rather than the
satisfaction of their sheep.
divide the sheep. False shepherds divide
and devour the sheep!
them out of My hand. My Father,
who has given them to Me, is
greater than all; no one can snatch
them out of My Father’s hand.
I and the Father are one”
the sheep (Study: “Levels of Spiritual
Maturity” I Jn 2).
ahead of them…” (Jn. 10:3-4).
quiet waters…” (Ps. 23:2).
(How? Two ways: By “feeding” and “fighting” for sheep)
“And David said unto Saul, Thy servant kept his father’s sheep, and there came a lion, and a bear, and took a lamb out of the flock: And I went out after him, and smote him, and delivered him, and delivered it out of his mouth…The Lord that delivered me out the paw of the lion, and out of the paw of the bear, he will deliver me out of the hand of this Philistine”
(1 Samuel 17:34-37)
Lord says: ‘I Myself will search
for My sheep and look after them…
I will search for the lost and bring
back the strays”
(Ezek. 34:11, 16).
lost her sheep…”
Myself will judge between one sheep
and another, and between rams and
goats…I will judge between the fat
sheep and the lean sheep. Because
you shove and flank and shoulder,
butting all the weak sheep with your
horns until you have driven them away.
I will save My flock…” (Ex. 34:17-22).
very gladly spend for you
everything I have and expend
myself as well” (II Cor. 12:15).