The Lord and the Lost Sheep

Despite His busy public ministry and the crowds that followed Him everywhere, the Lord did not ignore the individual. He cared to establish a personal and intimate relationship with each:

X   (John 10:3 NKJV) He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.

X   (John 10:14 NKJV) “I am the good shepherd; and I know My sheep, and am known by My own.”

The Lord’s ministry is full of examples of this type of personal interaction:

In Luke 15 there are three parables describing those who are far from God. Describe the meaning of each one.