Tag Archives: Rest

Come to Jesus: Find Rest

If we come to Jesus he will teach us that God’s way is better and less burdensome and leads to straighter paths. God the Father and Jesus the Son have an exclusive relationship and unity, and Jesus has the power … Continue reading

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Time for Sabbath

The practice of Sabbath is key to our wholehearted devotion to God. When was the last time you devoted a block of time to reflect on God’s goodness and grace, his love and compassion, his holiness and righteousness? People who … Continue reading

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Good Way

No one among God’s people would listen to him: his word was offensive to them and so they remained in their sin. They continued to go their own ways. We stand at a crossroads. Look all ways and find the … Continue reading

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Jubilee

Today we read about the rest God proclaimed for the land and the people.  The Sabbath year and the Jubilee remind us that God owns it all, and that he is more than able to meet our needs in life.  … Continue reading

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Jesus Sabbath Rest

The Sabbath instructions God gave to Israel are very strict and come with consequences.  This is an area of Jesus’ conflict with the religious leaders of his time.  And in his life and death and resurrection, Jesus seems to have … Continue reading

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Sabbath Reminders

How do you Sabbath?  How do you rest, reflect, and refresh?  Taking time to Sabbath – to truly rest, reflect, and refresh – will keep us focused on the reason we live and one who died that we might live.  … Continue reading

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Rest and Reflect

Do you Sabbath?  Do you ever take time to rest and reflect on God’s goodness and his presence in your life?  Jesus teaches that times of rest were created for us, and not the other way around.  In the craziness … Continue reading

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