Does the idea of you shepherding others strike a little fear in you? I think many elders are reluctant to do the deeper relational work of shepherding because they simply lack confidence. They might not know what to ask, or, they might not know what to say in response to a deep question that is asked of them. Regardless, confidence is needed in order to develop healthy shepherding practices.
Below is a brief, but encouraging interview with seasoned Pastor Ben Taylor. You can read more about Ben here.