An Urgent Call to Shepherd

The Apostle Peter in 1Peter 5:1-5, gives an urgent call to elders to shepherd the people of God.

About this Course

We are thankful for Alexander Strauch's willingness to share these lectures with us. Copyright 2014 by Biblical Eldership Resources. Used with Permission. For more teaching on the topic of leadership, please visit www.biblicaleldership.com.

  • Length:
    2 hours
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Subject:
    Church Leadership
  • Skill Level:
    Beginner
  • Languages:
    English

Lectures

1

The introduction of Peter's charge to elders of the church in 1 Peter 5:1-2.

2

Peter's charge to the elders of the church from 1 Peter 5:2 regarding what shepherds do.

3

Peter's charge to the elders of the church and a call for them to shepherd God's flock in God's way. 1 Peter 5:2-3

4

Peter continues his charge to the elders of the church to shepherd God's flock in God's way. 1 Peter 5:2-3

5

Paul gives an urgent call to elders in the church to shepherd the kingdom of God. He reminds them of the promise of future rewards and exhorts them to practice mutual humility. 1 Peter 5:4-5

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Frequently Asked Questions

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