Resources on Sabbath

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Topical Study on Sabbath An antidote to various forms of restlessness, God's gift of a sabbath is meant for relief from work, for replenishment, for worship, and for kindness to the poor. Sabbath: It's Not About You Article by Shari Oosting http://iym.ptsem.edu/sabbath-not/ Article by Shari Oosting Topics: Sabbath , Culture , Family , Work Source: The Institute for Youth Ministry - Princeton Theological Seminary Shari Oosting’s article emphasizes that the impractical practice of Sabbath-keeping helps communities as well as individuals step out of a consumer cycle and rest, and prepares us for discipleship. She practices a screen-free Sabbath. Sabbath as Liberation Study Guide by Robert B Kruschwitz http://www.baylor.edu/ifl/christianreflection/Sabbathstudyguide1.pdf Study Guide by Robert B Kruschwitz Topics: Sabbath , Remember the Sabbath , Justice , Peace Source: The Christian Reflection Project Study guide for a lesson about Sabbath. Sabbath becomes an enduring sign of hope that the poor will see justice and the distraught find peace. Study/discussion questions and liturgical elements included. Sabbath as Delight in Creation Study Guide by Robert B Kruschwitz http://www.baylor.edu/ifl/christianreflection/Sabbathstudyguide2.pdf Study Guide by Robert B Kruschwitz Topics: Sabbath , Remember the Sabbath , Creation Source: The Christian Reflection Project Study guide about Sabbath. When we keep the sabbath, we are not fleeing from the anxious character of our world. Rather, we are sharing God’s delight in creation. Study/discussion questions and liturgical elements included. Bible Study: God's Deliverance, God's Love, God's Judgment, and Sabbath Study Guide by Joe Woodfin https://www.episcopalchurch.org/bible-study/bible-study-proper-16-c-2013 Study Guide by Joe Woodfin Topics: Sabbath , Healing , Assurance , God's Deliverance Source: Sermons That Work In this Bible study, Joe Woodfin considers themes of God's deliverance, God's love, God's judgment, the relationship of Judaism to Christianity, healing and sabbath from Jeremiah 1:4-10, Psalm 71:1-6, Hebrews 12:18-29, Luke 13:10-17. Available in Spanish. Sabbath Rest Sermon Starter/Outline http://www.aplainaccount.org/luke-13-10-17/ Sermon Starter/Outline Topics: Sabbath , God's Presence , Rest , Labor Source: A Plain Account This sermon starter and commentary on Luke 13:10-17 reflects on Sabbath rest, suggesting that a church who rests in God’s presence is a church who’s labor creates space for healing, liberation, and unbinding. Sabbath Sings a Quiet Song Song/Hymn by Terry W York http://www.baylor.edu/ifl/christianreflection/SabbathhymnYorkBolin.pdf Song/Hymn by Terry W York Topics: Sabbath , Remember the Sabbath , Rest , Silence Source: The Christian Reflection Project Hymn about Sabbath, "Sabbath Sings a Quiet Song," by Terry York. Tune: PROCTOR SPRINGS 7.6.7.6.D. by David Bolin. Sabbath and Work Study Guide https://www.theologyofwork.org/small-group-studies/topics/sabbath-and-work Study Guide Topics: Sabbath , Rest , God , Work Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling This is a small group Bible study on the sabbath and work. The study looks at what the Bible as to say about the sabbath and about work, as well as what the sabbath and work... Lenten Sermons on the Transfiguration, the Sabbath, and God's Love Sermon (Complete) by Ray E Atwood http://www.hprweb.com/2015/02/homilies-for-march-2015/ Sermon (Complete) by Ray E Atwood Topics: Sabbath , Transfiguration , Palm Sunday , Kingdom of God Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review Four lenten homilies by Ray Atwood on Mark 9:2-10, Exodus 20:1-17, John 3:14-21 and John 12:30-33 touch on themes of sacrifice, the Sabbath and the law, rejoicing in God's love for us, and dying and fruit-bearing. Sabbath Article by Roger O'Neel http://worshipblogger.com/2019/02/sabbath/ Article by Roger O'Neel Topics: Sabbath , Work , Rest , Ten Commandments Source: Worship Blogger In this worship blog post, Roger O'Neel asks, "How Do You Honor the Sabbath When You Work for a Church?" He highlights that while Sabbath is a “day,” it is also a principle—the principle of rest. Sabbath Healing and Christian Morality Article by Morgan Guyton https://www.ministrymatters.com/all/entry/3401/sabbath-healing-and-christian-morality Article by Morgan Guyton Topics: Sabbath , Morality , Scripture , Pharisees Source: Ministry Matters Jesus’ statement that “the Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath” signifies that Christian morality is ultimately pragmatic and not arbitrary. Jesus interpreted the Torah in the context of human flourishing. Sabbath Rest Article by Branson Parler https://thebanner.org/departments/2014/08/sabbath-rest Article by Branson Parler Topics: Sabbath , Rest , Work Source: The Banner Branson Parler explores what Sabbath observation means for Christians today, pointing to the importance of a joyful rhythm of worship, rest, and work in our lives. Sabbath and Suffering Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2018-june-3-deuteronomy-512-15-and-2-corinthians-45-12/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Sabbath , Suffering , Exile Source: Scripture in Context This offers commentary and background on Deuteronomy 5:12-15 and 2 Corinthians 4:5-12, focusing on Sabbath keeping and suffering in Corinth. Full Text Hymns on Sabbath Lord of the SabbathPD
Come, O Sabbath day, and bring Peace and healing on thy wingPD
Don't Forget the SabbathPD
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Sabbath, a 'Little Jubilee' Article by Richard H. Lowery http://www.baylor.edu/ifl/christianreflection/SabbatharticleLowery.pdf Article by Richard H. Lowery Topics: Sabbath , Injustice , Equality , Rest Source: The Christian Reflection Project Richard H. Lowery writes that the Bible’s sabbath and jubilee traditions celebrate a hoped-for world of abundance, self-restraint, and mutual care by critiquing the economic systems that create scarcity, overwork, and gross economic inequality. Sabbath, Again Devotional by Elizabeth Baumann https://livingchurch.org/2020/11/07/sabbath-again/ Devotional by Elizabeth Baumann Topics: Sabbath , Pharisees , Rest , Parables Source: The Living Church Elizabeth Baumann offers a daily devotional on the Sabbath from Luke 14:1-11. She reminds us that God loves us just for being, not because of our accomplishments, and offers tips for “winding down.” Sabbath Devotional (Part 3) Devotional by Seth Condrey https://centricworship.com/sabbath-devotional-part-3-by-seth-condrey/ Devotional by Seth Condrey Topics: Sabbath , Jesus , Rest , Devotion Source: Centric Worship In this devotional based on Mark 2:27, 6:31, Seth Condrey reflects on Jesus' invitation to rest on the Sabbath, trusting that Jesus knows us and our needs. Sabbaths – 1979, IV Poetry by Wendell Berry https://onbeing.org/poetry/sabbaths-1979-iv/ Poetry by Wendell Berry Topics: Sabbath , Labor , God Source: On Being "God’s eye holds every leaf as light is worn." A poem about sabbath. Sabbath Questions and Busy Minds Article by Kara K Root https://blog.reformedjournal.com/2015/01/14/sabbath-questions-and-busy-minds/ Article by Kara K Root Topics: Sabbath , Creativity , Rest , Busyness Source: The Twelve Kara Root reflects on the challenges of embracing rest and the concept of the Sabbath. Sabbath Celebration Article https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/reclaiming-sabbath-keeping-sabbath-celebration Article Topics: Sabbath , Gift , Grace , Resurrection Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling ... a regular basis. In the series, Reclaiming Sabbath Keeping, she sees Sabbath as a gift, invitation, and celebration ... Sabbath People Element of Worship by John van de Laar https://sacredise.com/sabbath-people/ Element of Worship by John van de Laar Topics: Sabbath , Remember the Sabbath , Poetry , Prayer Source: Sacredise This prayer poem reflects on the commandment to observe the Sabbath while asking for help in forsaking the need to accumulate material things and compete for acclaim in exchange for trusting God for our daily needs. Situational Sabbaths Devotional https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/situational-sabbaths Devotional Topics: Sabbath , Rest , Trust , God's Presence Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling This devotional blog post enters into the moments in our days when we must "pause before taking matters into our own hands." Study questions help root this practice in Sabbath theology.