May 1, 2022

Fishless Fisherman

Matthew 4:18–20

I. Personal witnessing is at the heart of Jesus’ ministry

A. He gave us an example

B. He trained, organized and sent his disciples out to witness

C. Our reluctance to witness

1. Because we seem to feel no responsibility for this kind of going and witnessing.

2. Because we feel we have no right to witness.

II. Three Symbols of a Disciple

A. Fisherman

B. Laborers

C. Ambassador