Photo FileRev. Kent Leydens ■ By Kent Leydens / Contributed The disciples are in a boat. The wind was against them, driving them out to sea. At early dawn, they see a terrifying sight – a figure walking toward them. “It is a ghost!” they cry out. Then, Jesus said, “Take courage! It is I. Don’t be afraid.” But, apparently, the disciples weren’t sure. Peter answered, “Lord, if it’s you, tell me to come to you on the water.” I’d like to step back for a minute to ponder that strange question. “Lord, we’ll recognize it’s truly you only if you command me to risk my life and step out onto

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