“And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and in fellowship and in the breaking of bread and in prayers” (Acts 2:42). I would like to change the pronoun of that passage to make it personal for us. In 2013 “[we] continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine…”
When Christians get overly anxious about the concerns of life, they need to reflect on the command of Jesus, who said, “Do not worry” but rather “consider the lilies of the field” (Matt 6:25-34).
There was something about Jesus that caused the disciples to go wherever He went and to do whatever He asked them to do. We need to know what traits Jesus had, which caused His disciples to follow Him. And then we need to ask ourselves, “Do we follow Him for the same reasons?” In Luke four there are several things revealed about Jesus that made Him appealing to His disciples.