Out Our Way: Sometimes God rides drag - Psalm 23
Last updated 3/20/2020 at 7:18am
Out our way, moving cows is a lot different than moving sheep was in Biblical times. The ancient shepherds raised the sheep from lambs and stayed with them nearly always. Hence the sheep knew the shepherd's voice (John 10: 27) and followed him. But in modern times, that is no longer the case, and while cattle may not be a stupid as sheep, I have never heard of a herd that followed a cowboy.
When Charlie and I worked Big Mike's herd on the "Tiger," we had to "push" them. Charlie road point and flank but I always rode drag. My job was to get behind and move them forward. Sometimes just...