Forsaking All

When Jesus walked by the shores of Galilee, he called some fishermen who had just caught the biggest haul of their lives: “Come follow me and I will make you fishers of men!” Immediately they forsook all and followed him! (Luke 5:2-11) They forsook the fish, the nets, their boat, their livelihood, their old life, and even their poor old father!

How could they do such a thing? How could they forsake their living, and their own family and friends, without even giving notice, to follow this strange Stranger and his mo