Contributed on Oct 1, 2021
Many times, in life we will not take time to rest because we feel a sense of guilt if we slow down and take some time to rest
INTRODUCTION • Do you ever need a break? • According to the September 13, 2019, article from Yahoo News, American workers working at least 50 hours per week feel burned out. • The article states the following: › "Americans working long hours are burning out. › Their health is suffering, and ...read more
Contributed on Oct 8, 2021
Our world is obsessed with being busy. It can be hard to slow down and take time to prioritize Jesus.
INTRODUCTION • Busyness is not just about put in too many hours on the job. • Just as people struggle with overworking, so they can also struggle with staying busy when they are not working their “day job.” • There is a constant state of busyness between work and everything else that fills our ...read more
Contributed on Oct 15, 2021
Just like a good shepherd who leads his sheep to rest, God will give us rest and provide for us.
INTRODUCTION • What picture comes to mind when you think of rest? • Maybe it's a beach, a hammock by a cabin in the woods, or lying in a meadow next to a bubbling brook. • No matter the scene, we have pictures and images that help us imagine what rest looks like. • People are desperate to ...read more