Mark 10:28-31 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)
28 Peter began to tell Him, “Look, we have left everything and followed You.”
29 “I assure you,” Jesus said, “there is no one who has left house, brothers or sisters, mother or father, children, or fields because of Me and the gospel, 30who will not receive 100 times more, now at this time—houses, brothers and sisters, mothers and children, and fields, with persecutions—and eternal life in the age to come. 31But many who are first will be last, and the last first.”
There is no room for being pious, when it comes to your service to the Lord.
Are you making God your steward, and yourself His master?
Jesus limited His number of disciples to 12