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
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I could not have found The Upper Room Moments of Prayer (on Facebook Live) sooner. For it is during these moments of centering spiritual practices, meditating on the words of scripture, praying with and for the world, that I find moments of transcendence, hear whispers of peace and hope, see glimpses of truth and justice, behold visions of love and beauty amid all the stark realities that are around me.”