He rejoices more over it than over the ninety-nine.  More rejoicing over finding one lost sheep than the ninety-nine that stayed where they were supposed to be?   That sounds backwards.   Doesn’t Jesus expect us not to stray?   Doesn’t he want us to follow him faithfully and obediently? Of course he does!   And of course he rejoices over our faithful obedience.   But Jesus also wants to do for us what he was trying to do for Israel’s religious...