LIVING HOPE #25: Shepherding

January 3, 2021 Speaker: Rev Thomas M. Cox Series: Living Hope

Topic: Sunday Worship Passage: 1 Peter 5:1–5:4

January 3, 2021                                                                      Rev. Thomas M. Cox

                                                                                                LIVING HOPE #25:


1 Peter 5:1-4

  • Shepherding is exercising O________________.

A) Peter’s Practical Guide for Shepherding (vss. 2, 3) 







Under C____________




For S____________ gain


Being E___________




B) The R___________ of Shepherding (vss. 1, 4)


     1. G______ yet to be R___________ 


     2. The U___________ C______ of glory

1 Peter 5:1-4 (ESV) 

So I exhort the elders among you, as a fellow elder and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, as well as a partaker in the glory that is going to be revealed: 2shepherd the flock of God that is among you, exercising oversight, not under compulsion, but willingly, as God would have you; not for shameful gain, but eagerly; 3not domineering over those in your charge, but being examples to the flock. 4And when the chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory.

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