Monthly Archives: June 2012

A People Known for the Ability to Rest

Why does Sabbath rest matter?  What does it mean?  This sounds like an odd question, I know, but it’s an important one.  Let’s figure it out together. The command to rest on the Sabbath was given by God to Israel … Continue reading

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Burly Holiness

Confession time – this thought is not ABOUT Sabbath, and it’s not the FRUIT of a Sabbath moment.  It actually came out of my regular Bible reading, so technically it doesn’t belong on the blog.  But hey, my blog, my … Continue reading

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Emergency Shelter, Vacation Cabin, or Dwelling Place?

On a recent Sabbath hike, I came across a passage that made me ask what kind of housing God was to me.  Yes, I said “housing.”  I know it sounds bizarre, but bear with me. Psalm 91 includes an impressive … Continue reading

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