Jesus told two fishermen, “Come, follow me, and I will show you how to fish for men.” They left their nets at once and followed him.
A little further along, he saw two brothers, James and John, repairing their nets with their father, and called them to come, too. They immediately followed him, leaving the boat and their father behind. (Matt 4:19-22)
Follow Me is a shampoo brand in Malaysia. Many people use it because it’s reasonably priced and has become a household name. But I stopped using the Follow Me hair serum my Mum bought after seeing the phrase: “Made from sheep placenta.”
On Twitter you follow your friends, celebrities or news. But who, or what are you really following? Perhaps it is their lifestyle, their ideas, their worldview, their approach to life?
Don’t be like the Israelites who became worthless themselves as they ran after worthless idols. (2 Kings 17:15) I mean, is it worth it?