Hello dear friends.
I’ve been musing on the idea of Sabbath for a couple of days.

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For us, during this busy camp ministry season, we don’t get much rest time, so the few Sabbath moments we do get are craved and precious.

Yesterday, Brett brought up a question I’ve never considered before. He pointed out that of course, we desire rest and “a day off” – that’s natural. But what if, even deeper than that, the craving for rest is a prompting of the Holy Spirit?

The Lord created and ordained the Sabbath as a holy day, a day to rest from one’s work. He Himself set the standard and exemplified that rest. My husband’s question was this:

Since Sabbath is in the heart of God, does the Spirit of God within us still urge believers toward that pattern?

Could our craving for a day of rest be more than just a tired mind and worn out body needing a break? Could it actually be our Savior calling us to follow His example of resting and renewing?

Oh, how He loves us.

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One thought on “A Holy Prompting to Rest

  1. In my humble opinion, I think he is calling you to rest. You are serving him with your work and working long days. Your body needs rest to continue your work for him.
    Love y’all!

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