But he said to them, “It is I; do not be afraid.” Then they were glad to take him into the boat, and immediately the boat was at the land to which they were going.
Following Christ doesn’t get you a pass on life’s ups and downs. If anything, it guarantees they will come. But Jesus is there as a calm reminder of His love for us. Just as the storm seems as if it will capsize the boat, Jesus is there to deliver us safely to the shore in an instant.