Faithful shepherds must follow the Chief Shepherd when ministering to Christ’s sheep.  Jesus Christ, our perfect example in all things, set forth the goal that all leadership must strive for.  Going to the gospels we can see that goal that Jesus Christ set.  Especially, Jesus Christ revealed to His chosen shepherds how to serve Him in ministering to His sheep.

Then Jesus answered and said to them, “Most assuredly, I say to you, the Son can do nothing of Himself, but what He sees the Father do; for whatever He does, the Son also does in like manner.  John 5:19

 Faithful shepherds will follow the example set by Jesus Christ as their Chief Shepherd and consciously strive to obey the will of God the Father as outlined in the Holy Scriptures, the Bible.  They will know the Word of God through their own personal study and do what the…

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