Sermon Illustrations about Sabbath

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Real Retreat

When Jesus went up on a mountainside by Himself to pray, we can rest assured He wasn't heading off for the latest Rabbi Retreat featuring "The ...


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Congregational Vacation

As he bids their train good-bye: Sure it cost more, but Pastor Mel enjoyed staying home while sending the CONGREGATION on vacation.


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Even Jesus Needed Rest

When Jesus felt overwhelmed he said to his disciples, "Come away for awhile and rest."


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What God Does on the Seventh Day

Quizzing my preschool class about the story of Creation, I asked them what God did on the seventh day. A dark-eyed three-year-old raised her hand and ...


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Need for Rest

In The Twenty Four Hour Society, Martin Moore-Ede says our most notorious industrial accidents in recent years—Exxon Valdez, Three Mile Island, ...


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Idol of Exhaustion

I do not mean to make an idol of health, but it does seem to me that at least some of us have made an idol of exhaustion. The only time we know we have ...


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Overwork Worth It?

Americans say whether they would work an 80 hour work week for a few years if there was potential for a large financial payoff:

No, personal life is too ...

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Sunday Memories

Forty-five percent of Americans rate Sundays much more enjoyable than other days. Percentage who remember most fondly from their childhoods the following ...


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Rest Is Productive Too

The story is told of two men who had the tiring job of clearing a field of trees. The contract called for them to be paid per tree.

Bill wanted the day ...


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Sabbath for the Tongue

In his book Sabbath Time, Tilden Edwards tells about a family with teenage children who decided, as part of their Sabbath commitments, that they would ...


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