Working From Rest: "There is now a sabbath rest for the people of God!"
May 1st, 2021
In the two previous posts I encouraged us to “Ruthlessly eliminate hurry” and “Pray without ceasing” - these are very helpful, I believe, in living at rest. But they start with us as humans and there...
Working From Rest: "Pray Without Ceasing"
April 24th, 2021
Paul’s instruction “Pray without ceasing” (1 Thess 5:17) seems a bit unrealistic. It is fine, we might think, for “full time” ministries or monks praying in a monastery. But “ordinary people” have to ...
Working From Rest: "Ruthlessly Eliminate Hurry!"
April 17th, 2021
In Mark 6:31 we learn that Jesus said to his disciples “Come aside … and rest.” There are times when we need to give Him undisturbed time without a deadline or strict time to finish. It might not see...
Resurrection Day - Closing the Gap
April 10th, 2021
I could be watching the sun rise behind the trees in a garden tomb just outside Jerusalem. Twenty one years ago I was there on a university trip. ‘He is not here; He has risen,’ is what was written on...
The Empty Tomb and a Beautiful Exchange
April 4th, 2021
It might be hard to imagine the rollercoaster of emotions that Jesus’ disciples, friends and family have been on. Their beloved Jesus has been beaten, mocked, crucified and laid to rest in a tomb. See...
Someone to Stand Between Us
April 2nd, 2021
Someone to Stand Between Us. A Good Friday Poem written by Jesse Kaur....