by J.R. Miller
"Daily Bible Readings in the Life of Christ" 1890
"Follow Me," Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men." Matthew 4:19
"They immediately left their nets, and followed Him." Matthew 4:20
Their nets were probably all that they owned! It was with these, that they earned their living. Yet at the call of Christ–they gave up all, cut themselves off from their means of support, and in simple obedience and faith, went with Him.