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The disciples seem to have a sleeping disorder. Every time Jesus asks them to wait with him while he goes off alone, they doze off. Do you remember that this will happen later in the garden of Gethsemane? Here Peter, John, and James have trouble staying awake and almost miss...

Lord, I thank you for the many faithful women and men who have passed on the faith generation after generation so that eventually the gospel might come to me. Empower me to run my part of the race and to become part of the cloud of witnesses for others. Amen.


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