a time to tear, and a time to mend; a time to be silent, and a time to speak;
Going on from there he saw two other brothers James, son of Zebedee, and his brother John. They were in a boat with their father Zebedee repairing their nets. When he called them,
Then he told them a parable: "No one tears a piece of cloth from a new garment and sews it on an old garment. If he does, the new cloth will tear, and the piece from the new won't match the old.
they took the initiative by preparing their provisions shrewdly: they took tattered sacks for their donkeys, worn-out, torn, and mended wineskins, worn-out, patched sandals for their feet, and worn-out clothes. All of their food was dried out and covered in mold.
Going on a little farther, he saw James, the son of Zebedee, and his brother John. They were in a boat repairing their nets.
Do your best to maintain the unity of the Spirit by means of the bond of peace.