“I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. The hired hand is not the shepherd so when he sees the wolf coming, he abandons the sheep and runs away. Then the wolf attacks the flock and scatters it".
Child prodigy Akiane Kramarik painted this image, titled Prince of Peace when she was only eight years old. The result is a striking portrait of Jesus Christ, as Akiane saw Him. In the book Heaven is for Real, four-year-old Colton Burpo tells his dad
Jesus said, "Except you be converted, and become as little children, you shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven. Whosoever therefore shall humble himself a this little child, the same is greatest in the kingdom of heaven" (Matthew
"The Good Shepherd" -- by Nathan Greene [I like this image. Not only has Christ gone to find the lost lamb, he has found and rejoices in bringing back the black sheep -- the one, in our culture, that doesn't fit in.
Nathan Greene I Am With You Always Canvas Giclee # When little children were brought to Him that He might put His hands on them and pray, but the disciples rebuked them. But Jesus said, 'Let the little children come to Me, and do not forbid them