This reading group guide for The Lord Is My Shepherd: Practicing the Peace and Power of Psalm 23 includes an introduction, discussion questions, and ideas for enhancing your book clubThe suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting angles and topics for your discussion. We hope that these ideas will enrich your conversation and increase your enjoyment of the book.
In his book, The Lord Is My Shepherd: Practicing the Peace and Power of Psalm 23
, Rob Morgan reflects on the specific ways that this psalm speaks to our lives today. While most people express a deep longing for peace, the distractions and busyness of life often make true peace seem like an illusive goal. Through his years of experience as a shepherd, both with sheep and people, Rob Morgan provides a personal look at this beloved psalm and provides context and commentary on the richness of King David’s timeless words. Topics & Questions for Discussion
1. What is the first word that comes to your mind when you think of Psalm 23? What has this psalm meant to you in your life? Has there been a specific season of your life when it had special significance? If so, describe.
2. Have you ever owned sheep or known someone who did? Based on your own experience or the reflections of the author, what words would you use to describe sheep? In what ways do you relate to qualities o