Precious

Peter used the word Precious to describe God’s promises.

Exactly

Even when one is living deeply into their calling … a person’s human limitations can surface.

The Dangers of Power

The Gospel of John warns us that “A hired hand will run when he sees a wolf coming. He will abandon the sheep because they don’t belong to him and…

Cling and Cleave to the Lord

As we conclude this three-part series on Psalm 91, we are reminded that our love for God ought to be so remarkable that we cling to the Lord and cleave…

Peace and Protection in a Crazy World

  In this second of a three-part series on Psalm 91 we see that God’s peace and His protection go hand-in-hand. Holly reminds us to ask ourselves as shepherd leaders…

The Hidden Life

  In this first of a three-part series on Psalm 91 we look at verses 1 through 4. Holly illustrates that a good public life FOR the Father begins first…

Prudence

Perusing The Epoch Times, I came upon a short article by Jeff Minick entitled “The Forgotten Virtue: Prudence.” It began, “When we think of prudence, the word caution may come…

Revered

When you’re married to a man who took teenagers on adventures through both United States and world history for much of his 38-year teaching career, you often venture to places…

New Year’s Eve 2020

2020 is now in the rear-view mirror. Did everything that people hoped would happen at midnight on December 31 indeed take place? Did changing the final number at the end of four…

Thoughts of Jesus

  When Jesus was in the wilderness and tempted by Satan himself, our Savior stood firm and resisted. Shepherd leader, by standing firm and using God’s Word as your inner…

A Clean Heart

“Create in me a clean heart, O God. Renew a right spirit within me.” — Psalm 51:10   By Jill Briscoe The word renew conjures up the promise of a fresh start, a new day, daffodils,…

From the President

It was simply an introductory page to a magazine, but it caught my attention. Between the Editors Note and the Reply All pages, there it was – a page I…

Merry Christmas from Doug and Holly

Shepherd leader, our prayer for you this Christmas is that you’ll hurry toward our dear Savior, our chief Shepherd, and that you will look at the model He gives us…

An Unusual Spot for Christmas

Philippians 2 isn’t the spot most of us land when thinking of Christmas. Instead, it’s usually Luke 2, where we’re provided a play-by-play, of sorts,of the birth of Jesus, our…

Wait Quietly (A six-part series on Habakkuk)

Habakkuk says in his prayer, “God, the Lord, is my strength…” Are you finding it hard to wait for the Lord’s answer? Does His timing just feel late and not-so-perfect?…
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