Evan Wride (California)
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“Come, follow me,” [Jesus] said, “and I’ll show you how to fish for people.” - Matthew 4:19 (CEB)
On a warm, tranquil evening last summer, a friend taught me to fish. He provided the equipment and instructed me on fish behavior and bait. He emphasized the need for patience in fishing, especially when a fish is on the line and starts to fight. We rowed around the lake...
How will I follow Jesus’ call to “fish for people”?
For patience in sharing my faith
Respond by posting a prayer.
I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.”
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