Follow and Fish

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Peter and other future disciples went fishing without Jesus. They caught nothing.

Then Jesus joined them and they caught enough to sink their boats.

Peter and the others freaked out, prompting Jesus to issue today’s featured command:

Jesus’ Last Words

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It’s Jesus’ final moments on this planet with his disciples. Here were his parting words:

The Great Commission

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Jesus’ time on earth is nearing its end. Today, he gives his disciples what is commonly called the Great Commission:

Breakfast with Jesus

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After his resurrection, Jesus first appeared to his disciples as they were huddled and hiding in a locked room. He then appeared to them again by the Sea of Galilee.

Here’s an eyewitness account:

Jesus Appears to the Disciples

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Jesus was crucified. The disciples were devastated. It looked like all hope was lost. Literally.

But then, just as he promised, Jesus began to turn his disciples grief to joy through a series of resurrection appearances.

On the first night after his resurrection, Jesus appeared to disciples, who were huddled together in a locked room out of fear for the religious leaders:

Jesus Prayed for You and Me

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What’s the last thing Jesus did before he headed to the garden to be arrested?

He prayed for his disciples — and then, get this: he prayed for you and me.

Here is his prayer in its entirety. Far too few humans have actually read through it in one sitting. Don’t be one of them. Pray through every word right now. Please.

Grief to Joy

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It’s Jesus’ last week on earth. He’s giving final instructions to his disciples.

Yesterday, he gave a dissertation on the Holy Spirit. Today, he starts off with this rather provocative statement: