Tag: John

Last Words…

John 17:6-19 I sat with my head bowed over my phone the other day as I attempted to take in words that were not surprising, but which I still somehow was not expecting. A colleague and friend of 30 years was diagnosed with an aggressive cancer less than two months ago. His children had just …

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Those Other Sheep…

John 10:11-18 I have often wondered about those ‘other sheep’ to whom Jesus refers today. Specifically, who are they? And why does Jesus make it a point to mention them at all? In the midst of comforting words about his identity as the ‘good shepherd;’ Just before the promise that this shepherd would lay down …

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