Watch and Pray (Part Four)
And he cometh, and findeth them sleeping, and saith unto Peter, Simon, sleepest thou? couldest not thou watch one hour? (Mark 14:37)
We all have been through some rough times in life when we need a friend to pray with us.
This was the situation in which Jesus found himself when He travailed in the Garden of Gethsemane the night before His suffering.
Jesus wanted a friend to watch and pray with Him for at least one hour.
However, the spirit of slumber overcame the disciples and they neglected their master and friend in His time of need.
Consequently, when Jesus was arrested they lost hope.
We are presently living in a world filled with sin and temptations where it is easy to lose hope and so to survive we must obey Jesus’s command.
And what I say…
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