Sabbath Rest: How to Get Started

Being able to rest, to have a regular rhythm of time to recharge, is so crucial for our emotional, physical and spiritual rest. When we pause for a couple hours, days or even weeks, we are surrendering the control we think we have and choosing to trust that the God who created the heavens and …

Winter Camp Recap

Back in January, I spent a long, four-day weekend at our local Christian camp with about 20 of the junior higher from our church's youth group. I have been volunteering within this ministry for almost two years now and absolutely love my time with them each Tuesday night. They are a fearless and rowdy bunch …

Sabbath 101

As I've shared here before, Sabbath observance is something that is near and dear to my heart. But what does it mean for us as 21st century Christians who are no longer tied to the old Law? First, some background... At the beginning of the book of Exodus, we find the Israelites enslaved in Egypt under …