Open your Bible and begin reading...anywhere. Very soon you will encounter mention of shepherds or sheep. The Bible incorporates references to shepherds caring for sheep perhaps more than any other metaphor or picture of our relationship with the Lord.
Are we in the Kingdom? Is it yet to come? Why did Jesus say the kingdom was at hand?
Every Christian is called to be witness for Christ, but if we reserve our witnessing for the "official" moments, then we're missing the best opportunities to spread the Gospel.
As our year draws to a close and we contemplate New Year's resolutions and the like, let's not forget to consider our eternal priorities...