Peter and those with him were in a deep sleep, and when they became fully aware, they saw His glory and the two men who were standing with Him. (Luke 9:32)
Jesus’ glory was on full display, but His disciples almost missed it. They were “weighed down with sleep,” and almost missed a chance to see Jesus for who He really is.
What causes you to feel “weighed down?”
What makes you want to keep your eyes closed, to sleep and retreat instead of standing and engaging?
Maybe your greatest encounter with Jesus is just around the corner, if you’d just be willing to do the work of waking up…