What impresses God about us is our prompt response to His dictates.
Prompt obedience is vital proof of our fellowship.
This is what Peter exhibited always that endeared Christ to Him.
Peter, the prompt actor became Peter, the leader!
He distinguished himself by his passion whereas others were passive in responding to their master’s directives.
When Jesus said, “Follow me”, He left all to follow. – Matthew 4:19, 20.
When Jesus bade him to come on the waters, he stepped out.
Mathew 14:28, 29.
When Jesus directed that they sell their shoe and sword, only Peter responded
When Jesus revealed Himself to the disciples at the sea of Tiberas, only Peter rushed to meet Him. John 21:7, 8.
Peter’s passion for Christ and prompt action to His master’s dictates were quite outstanding.