Jesus is not interested in solely liberating and proclaiming the kingdom of God on his own; instead, he invites ordinary fishers to leave their places of comfort and provision and to follow him in his plan of redemption and deliverance.
This is not a fun little game of hide-and-seek where Elijah hopes to be found with joy. Instead he assumes only those who seek him want him dead. His joy is gone. Elijah is finished.
How could I do my work in a way that would make a difference about the problems rampant in the world? What sorts of work would be worth doing?
How God used immigration to lead one to find and ultimately fulfill her calling in life.