Tag: Rest

rest in jesus

July 5, 2020 Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 “Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest.  Walk with me and work with me—watch how… Continue Reading “rest in jesus”

Welcome to Your Deserted Place!

In February of 2005 I went off to a deserted place. It was a locale that many people would have dreamed about going to and wished that someday they may be able to make the trip. However, for me it was a deserted place… Continue Reading “Welcome to Your Deserted Place!”

The Sabbath is for Us!

June 3, 2018 Mark 2:23 – 3:6   Many of us may know the 3rd Commandment, but are we following it? Remember the sabbath day and keep it holy. Rolf Jacobson, professor at Luther Seminary, thought this seemed a little too polite and rewrote… Continue Reading “The Sabbath is for Us!”

Finding Rest in the No

July 9, 2017 Romans 7:15-25a and Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 What is the two-letter word that no one ever likes to hear? NO! We learn as children that no is usually associated with something we can’t do. When our parents want us to stop doing… Continue Reading “Finding Rest in the No”