Fishers of Men
In Matthew 13:47 Jesus said, “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a net that was thrown into the sea and gathered fish of every kind.” In this parable, Jesus defined the net as the gospel, or the kingdom of heaven. In discipleship, Christ followers cast out the net of the gospel and pray that God will catch the hearts of men.
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place.2 Suddenly a sound like the blowing of a violent wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting. 3 They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that separated and came to rest on each of them. 4 All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit enabled them.
5 Now there were staying in Jerusalem God-fearing Jews from every nation under heaven. 6 When they heard this sound, a crowd came together in bewilderment, because each one heard their own language being spoken
Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.