“When Peter saw him, he said to Jesus, ‘Lord, what about this man?’ Jesus said to him, ‘If it is my will that he remain until I come, what is that to you? Follow me!’” – John 21:21-22
It’s easy for us to get preoccupied with other people’s lives: how they’re doing, what they have, how their lives are different from our own, etc. But what Jesus displays here in John 21 is that we shouldn’t be worried about how he has called other people around us. All we should be focusing on is how to live as a disciple of Christ, and how to respond faithfully to what he has called us to do.
Today, Bobby explains why it’s important to focus on following Jesus, instead of focusing on those around us.
Meet Jackie and Bobby Angel
Jackie Francois Angel is a full-time worship leader and speaker. Bobby Angel is a campus minister and theology teacher at a Catholic high school. Married in 2013, they have four beautiful children and strive to grow in holiness each day!