Rest · Sabbath · Trust

sabbaths… sabbaticals… and expectations…

Sabbaths…After four consecutive weeks of practicing a Sabbath day…I finally felt surrendered to the rest…This week I even rested from leading Sunday School…as a couple training missionaries in South America shared their testimony…It was a breath of fresh air…Spirit-inspired…an unexpected blessing…Sabbaticals…A friend… she challenged me with the call to a sabbatical…seven weeks… at the end…… Continue reading sabbaths… sabbaticals… and expectations…

Hebrews 4:9-10 · Learning · Peace · Rest · Sabbath · Trust

learning to live shabbat shalom…

Three weekends in a row…a day has been dedicated to sabbath rest…a day holy to the Lord…So far… I’ve learned…it is not a day for self-indulgence…it is a day for private worship… and prayer…it should include a time of corporate worship… (even if it’s with a cat…)it is a day to be other-centered… compassionate…a day…… Continue reading learning to live shabbat shalom…

Peace · Sabbath · Seeing

seeing… shabbat shalom…

I have a friend…a brother in Christ…he’s dying…checked into Hospice last week…nothing more man can do…I had the privilege of visiting him this weekend…ended up being part of my Sabbath…I’d asked God earlier in the day…What does Shabbat Shalom look like…? what’s the heart…? the attitude…?of living… Shabbat Shalom…?I didn’t know what to expect when I…… Continue reading seeing… shabbat shalom…