|And when He stepped into the boat, His disciples followed Him.|
|And behold, there arose a great tempest in the sea, so that the boat was covered by the waves; but He was sleeping.|
|And they came near and roused Him, saying, Lord, save us; we are perishing!|
After the King spoke in a way to indicate that He had nothing, not even a home or a place to rest, and after not allowing His followers to perform the dead duties, the record of Matthew reveals the authority of this King. Although He had nothing, He had authority.