Simple trust

It is not for the flock of sheep to know the pasture the Shepherd has in mind. It is for them simply to follow Him. If they knew that his plans included a valley of deep shadow, they would panic. Keeping close to the one they have learned to trust is all that is necessary. He will faithfully provide rest, refreshment, correction, and protection as the needs arise. His accompanying presence is guaranteed, all the way–even through the darkest shadows–to the house of the Lord. Elisabeth Elliot – available as part of a daily email devotional at http://www.backtothebible.org

A sheep and a lamb

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