Series: Images of Identity
Text: Psalm 100; Ezekiel 34; John 10; Psalm 23
Preacher: Brent McCrory
God’s people are called sheep. While it may sound odd to our modern-day ears, there are many good reasons for this when one considers the backdrop of the Ancient Near East (a few will be mentioned in the sermon).
Once we accept an aspect of our Identity is as sheep…we find a lot of comfort, some warning, and ultimately – and ironically – a level of similarity with the Savior of the world. Huh, perhaps our Identity is more important than we have ever dared dream…which makes being sure we have allow proper sources to inform us of and shape our Identity vitally important.