The labourers are few but the harvest is plenty.
Only now do I truly understand what this line means.
And its times like this, I wonder, why am I not working harder in the fields?
As fishers of man, have we been setting the bait properly? Even if we have the best bait, equipped with the best rod, sitting in front of a plentiful lake, what difference does it make if we do not cast out the line?
I suppose I could say that there exist many reasons as to why we are so hesitant. Sometimes, we believe that we have things are of a higher priority. Or that we are not daring enough to do so. Or sometimes, simply because we find excuses for ourselves.
So what’s the reason that’s holding your line back?
Matthew 4:19 NIV
“Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.”