Tag Archives: Sabbath

Sabbath Mercy

Our starting place with others should be mercy and inquiry and not looking-down-the-nose judgment. We’d all feel better with mercy first. Jesus wants us to focus on the mercy of God toward us and pass on that mercy to others. … Continue reading

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What Is Better

The Mary’s of our world are better at being. They care less about doing. And that helps them listen and it helps them worship. Two important things in following God.  Martha’s are wound tight. They get caught up in the … Continue reading

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New Wine

This is new wine into new wineskins: We follow Jesus as the Lord of all… Jesus is the bridegroom. Jesus is the Lord of the Sabbath. The whole story of God’s people is inextricably linked to who Jesus is and … Continue reading

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Celebrate Grace

Celebrate the grace you have received. Pass that grace on. You are free in Christ.  Still, we leave people in bondage in the name of legalism. And most importantly, when we do, we do not follow Jesus. Serving law over … Continue reading

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Judging on the Sabbath

Jesus himself is Lord of the Sabbath, and it was made for us to have rest and reflection on the goodness of creation and our relationship with our Maker. It is good to stop. Don’t make it a reason to … Continue reading

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