Read John 1:35-42.
Read the following questions, and pick one or two to respond to in the comments below. Or, respond to someone else’s comment with a question or comment of your own.
vs. 39: “Jesus said to them, ‘Come and see.'” How does Jesus give his disciples today this same invitation?
vs. 40-42: Look at the way Andrew introduces Jesus to his brother, Simon. What can we learn from this introduction for the way we introduce Jesus to our family members and friends today?
vs. 42: What do you think of Simon’s new nickname? Cephas/Peter/”Rocky” Let’s keep reflecting together on that nickname as we hear more stories about Simon Peter.
Questions from A Walk Thru the Life of Peter:
Imagine Jesus gazing into your soul as he did with Peter. What obstacles might he see that could hinder you from serving him the way he desires? What potential might he see in you?
If you encountered Jesus while going about your business today, what do you think would he call you to do?