Discipleship Tested

18 Now when Jesus saw a crowd around Him, 1He gave orders to depart to the other side of the sea.
19 2Then a scribe came and said to Him, "Teacher, I will follow You wherever * You go."
20 Jesus said to him, "The foxes have holes and the birds of the air have nests, but 3the Son of Man has nowhere * to lay His head."
21 Another of the disciples said to Him, "Lord, permit me first to go and bury my father."
22 But Jesus said to him, "4Follow Me, and allow the dead to bury their own dead."
23 5When He got into the boat, His disciples followed Him.
24 And behold, there arose a great storm on the sea, so that the boat was being covered with the waves; but Jesus Himself was asleep.
25 And they came to Him and woke Him, saying, "6Save us, Lord; we are perishing!"
26 He said to them, "Why are you afraid, 7you men of little faith?" Then He got up and rebuked the winds and the sea, and it became perfectly calm.
27 The men were amazed, and said, "What kind of a man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey Him?"