Simon Peter said to them, I go a fishing. They say to him, We also go with you. They went forth, and entered into a ship immediately…
I. LEADERS. In Church and State these, like Peter, should be men of —
1. Prompt resolution.
2. Self-reliant action.
3. Cheery expectation.
4. Contagious inspiration.
II. FOLLOWERS. Like Peter's companions, these should be —
1. Unbroken in their ranks — "We."
2. Hearty in their co-operation "also."
3. Simultaneous in their movement — "Go."
4. Unenvious in their dispositions — "With thee."
(T. Whitelaw, D. D.)
Parallel VersesKJV: Simon Peter saith unto them, I go a fishing. They say unto him, We also go with thee. They went forth, and entered into a ship immediately; and that night they caught nothing.