Such a beautiful picture of who Jesus is!
Seeing multitudes of people — human beings created in the image of God — Jesus "felt compassion for them, because they were distressed and downcast like sheep without a shepherd" (Matt. 9:36 NASB, and henceforth). The Greek word σπλαγχνίζομαι, translated into English as "felt compassion," refers to being moved in one's bowels (for the bowels were thought to be the seat of love and pity) (link). From deep within Jesus' heart, He was moved to act … Read More
via THE ARMINIAN
I am an ordained minister and I have been called to a ministry that will serve the Pacific Northwest and will eventually plant or restore a church in Northern California.