Fishers of Men

Unashamed of Jesus

And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men. Matthew 4:19

Imagine Jesus shows up at your home or work, after you have exhaustively worked on an issue all day you decided to give up. Here comes a man, looks almost homeless, says do it this way. His way seemed so simple its not logical.  Out of desperation you follow his lead, and your life was never the same again.

This is what happened to Simon (Peter) and Andrew. Professional fisherman who were giving up for the day, when Jesus walked in told them there is a better way. Now obviously Jesus used fishing to demonstrate the principle, our ways are not the best ways. Follow Jesus because he knows the way.

(John 14:6) “Jesus told him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through…

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One thought on “Fishers of Men

  1. The True Light!

    Just imagine being called to follow the Lord in the way these disciples were called! God chose the lowly and humble of the world to shame the proud…

    Steve

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