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…

Reserving a Table

Then the Lord will be your delight. I will give you great honor and satisfy you with the inheritance I promised to your ancestor Jacob. I, the Lord, have spoken!”          Isaiah 58:14 ESV It is a precious part of our inheritance as Christians, to pass on to our children the blessings of Sabbath. So, we…

Did you ever Wonder Whatever Happened to Sunday?

In this busy angry confused world I sometimes wonder: whatever happened to Sunday.  I fondly remember walks I took with my Grandfather early on Sunday mornings. He would hold my small hand as we walked the two blocks from his house to pick up his paper at the drug store which in those times was…

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…

Resting at The Well

Now Jacob’s well was there. Jesus therefore, being wearied from His journey, sat thus by the well. It was about the sixth hour. A woman of Samaria came to draw water. Jesus said to her, “Give Me a drink.” John 4:6-7 When we think of the story of the woman at the well most of us picture a bucolic scene…