Tag Archives: Sabbath

Not On a Full Stomach

The Sabbath was created as a time of rest from creation and the work of this world.  A time to worship and reflect on things of God. Consider this as part of your Sabbath: “One should not think about the … Continue reading

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A Sabbath Fast

No email.No telephone.No texting. No worries.

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We Are Your Flock And You Are Our Shepherd

For our Jewish brothers and sisters, September 16 was Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, the holiest day on the Jewish calendar.  On this Sabbath we share a prayer that has formed part of the Yom Kippur liturgy for thousands … Continue reading

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Sabbath Obedience

Observe the Sabbath day by keeping it holy, as the Lord your God has commanded you. You have six days each week for your ordinary work, but the seventh day is a Sabbath day of rest dedicated to the Lord … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Day

There are two key differences between the Jewish Sabbath and the Christian Sabbath. The first is obvious. Shabbat, the Jewish Sabbath, is celebrated on Saturday, the seventh day of the week. The Christian Sabbath, The Lord’s Day, is celebrated on … Continue reading

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Shabbat Shalom

Then Jesus went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath he went as usual to the synagogue. Luke 4:16 GNT On this Sabbath, let’s get some perspective. We view the Church as just one piece … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Day

It was the Lord’s Day, and I was worshiping in the Spirit. Suddenly, I heard behind me a loud voice like a trumpet blast. It said, “Write in a book everything you see, and send it to the seven churches … Continue reading

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KAOS

In the long running parody TV series Get Smart, Agent 86 is tasked with thwarting KAOS, an international organization of evil. Can there be any better parody of the Christian’s life today?  On this Shabbat, the world is in KAOS. … Continue reading

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Sabbath Shalom

Sabbath is not a background thing.

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A Prayer For Sabbath Rest

Blessed are You, O Lord our God, King of the universe, Author of Love and Life. You have given us the opportunity to work this past week. The privilege of serving You and Your Kingdom in visible and invisible ways. … Continue reading

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