In this week’s Gospel Jesus, calls Himself the Good Shepherd. He tells us that a good shepherd lays down his life for his sheep. Of course, here in the Easter season, we joyously celebrate that Jesus, our Good Shepherd, did exactly that for us, His sheep. In this lesson, students will learn about how real shepherds call their sheep and reflect on how they can better follow Jesus in their own lives.
because he does not care for the sheep, only his pay, while a good shepherd will lay
down his life for the sheep because he knows his sheep.
and make members of His flock.