raise up

Posted: 2016/04/21 in Biblical, Devotional, Discipleship, Easter
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Woe to the shepherds who destroy and scatter the sheep of my pasture! says the LORD. Therefore thus says the LORD, the God of Israel, concerning the shepherds who shepherd my people: It is you who have scattered my flock, and have driven them away, and you have not attended to them. So I will attend to you for your evil doings, says the LORD. Then I myself will gather the remnant of my flock out of all the lands where I have driven them, and I will bring them back to their fold, and they shall be fruitful and multiply. I will raise up shepherds over them who will shepherd them, and they shall not fear any longer, or be dismayed, nor shall any be missing, says the LORD. (Jeremiah 23:1-4, NRSV)

God will raise up shepherds to take the place of those who lead the sheep astray.

God will take care of His sheep, through shepherds who will follow Him.

We do not have to fear, or be dismayed. God will take care of His flock.

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