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Advice for Church elders!

Feed the flock of God!

Simple Gospel Summation
Reverend LC Muzembi
"Shepherd the flock of God which is among you, serving as overseers, not by compulsion but willingly, not for dishonest gain but eagerly; nor as being lords over those entrusted to you, but being examples to the flock; and when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the crown of glory that does not fade away" 1 Peter 5:2 - 4 NKJV

Church elders, (servants of God) are believers eager to serve God, and willingly, they lead other believers by their good example, not for dishonest gain.

Soon "the chief Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive a crown of glory that fadeth not away" 1 Peter 5:4. But there conditions for you, i.e., if you’ve served him well.

"Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour" 1 Peter 5:8. Be careful for he will indeed attempt to attack you, and sometimes he succeeds, but when he attacks, Trust the Lord; and stand firm.

Trust the Lord; for he is always thinking about you and watching everything that concerns you.

May the God of all grace, "who hath called us unto his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you. To him be glory and dominion for ever and ever. Amen" 1 Peter 5:10-11.

God bless,
Laurence
www.muzembi.org - Simple Gospel Summation.

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