The Unique Sabbath- Final Day- Christ our Sabbath Rest

There remains, then, a Sabbath-rest for the people of God;  for anyone who enters God’s rest also rests from their works, just as God did from his. Hebrews 4:9-10 On each day of this series  we have looked carefully into the wonder of God’s Sabbath.  We have step by step drawn closer to the only one…

The Unique Sabbath – Day Five – Keeping Sabbath

Therefore the people of Israel shall keep the Sabbath, observing the Sabbath throughout their generations, as a covenant forever.  Exodus 31:16 Keep / Shamar – To hedge about (as with thorns) to guard; gen. to protect… Strong’s Hebrew/Aramaic Dictionary I remember clearly my grandmother’s small front yard. There, around the edges of that bit of…

Why the Sabbath is Unique – Day Two – Healing

 And a man with a shriveled hand was there. Looking for a reason to bring charges against Jesus,they asked him, “Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath?” Matthew 12:10 Understanding how we can honor the Sabbath should begin by seeing how Jesus acted on the day of rest. One thing we seem to find…