Sabbath Gift of Grace

The Sabbath is a Gift of Grace It’s not a law we must obey Or just some answer on a test But it began at the creation That God made a day for rest   Just as the sun was going down And as His children lay to sleep He gently covered them with night…

A Weaned Child

Surely I have behaved and quieted myself, as a child that is weaned of his mother: my soul is even as a weaned child. Psalm 131:2 KJV Rest has gotten such a bad name in our culture that we place our next order at Walmart while we are cooking, check our email during our children’s…

12 Gifts of Christmas / 7th Gift – Rest

 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. Matthew 11:29 Our plane had finished climbing to 30,000 feet and the pilot quietly announced that we were now free to move about the cabin, but my eyes were still…

Silence of Worship Part 2

Psalm 105:4 Look to the Lord and His strength; seek His face always On Sunday the worship team did a wonderful job and when one of the leaders broke out into praise in Spanish I almost felt like I was back at our old home church where our praise alternated between English and Portuguese. But…

Heaven’s Rest

Heaven’s Rest The Sabbath was a gift to man Since creation we could hear A sound that echoes down our paths Of God’s footsteps drawing near For in six mighty days God made All fins and paws and wings And His children in a garden there And tulips for each spring Then last God paused…