#11 A New Order of Disciples
Posted: Tuesday, November 12th, 2019Print
About All Things New Series
We like the familiar by thinking it's 'all there is.' God is the Creator, exploding with imagination and bursting with plans, unexpected and beyond our dreams. Are we ready? Will we receive the new?
Jesus chose a new order of men. He ignored and rejected the Levitical line of priesthood, the ones among whom God was expected to appear. Instead, Jesus chose new blood and new disciples: laborers and common men. He bypassed the learned students of the Torah.
Acts 4:13 NASB
Now as they observed the confidence of Peter and John, and understood that they were uneducated and untrained men, they were marveling, and began to recognize them as having been with Jesus.
Jesus brought what was altogether NEW. In every arena. In all places. For all people…for God.