No one is brave all the time.
Not even Jesus.
Not even God.
That is the message of our scriptures today.
Courage and fear are poles that we bounce between all the time.
Our hope is that we will be able to stand in the place of bravery when the most important moments come, and our faith is that God will undergird it all even when our fear rises up to choke us and we fail at the moment of testing. Continue reading