Matthew 4:18-22And Jesus, walking by the sea of Galilee, saw two brethren,
Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea: for they
were fishers. 19 And He said unto them, Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men. 20 And they straightway left their nets, and followed Him. 21 And going on from thence, He saw two other brethren, James the son of Zebedee,
and John his brother, in a ship with Zebedee their father, mending their nets;
and He called them. 22 And they immediately left the boat and their father, and followed Him.
The first two, Simon and Andrew, casting their nets left their occupation and
followed Jesus. James and John left their occupation also, an occupation they
were involved in with their father. Jesus pulled them right out of their family.
They left everything and followed Him. Then Jesus went about all Galilee
teaching in their synagogues and preaching the Gospel of the Kingdom (Matthew
4:23). Now, let’s go to Genesis. ...more
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The title given to this fifth book of the New Testament in my Bible, and
probably yours also, is "The Acts of the Apostles." However, in the
first verse of the book we discover that it is actually the Acts of
Jesus through the apostles. It is in this way that we want to
view the Book of Acts and understand what Jesus continued to do and
teach through the apostles of the Early Church. It did not cease with
the Early Church.
Acts of Jesus This is That The Great and Notable Day of the Lord The Effects of a Living Word At the Gate Beautiful