Imagine if you will the disciples as tiny pre-scholars or even rowdy teenagers. Somebody poured life into those boys. They knew some Bible stuff.
His disciples remembered that it is written: … (John 2:17, NIV).”
Some dear old dad or grandpa or surrogate parent must have taken them to synagogue and youth group. Mothers must have instilled some Old Testament Bible knowledge.
How else would grown men know these things?
Someone started them on the right road so that when their eyes opened to Jesus, they had some background knowledge.
Friends, thank a patient, long suffering Bible teacher today. They have earned it.
Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it. (Proverbs 22:6, NIV)
Prayer- Lord, thank you that small actions make a difference in your kingdom. Amen.