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I Gave Up Gossip for Lent Dena Dyer shares her experience of giving up gossiping for lent, what it taught her about spiritual disciplines, and how it prepared her to be wowed by the resurrection story again. Resource type: Article Source: The High Calling Author: Dena Dyer
Nicodemus in the Shadows Peter Wallace's reflection on Jesus’ ministry and death, based on texts from the gospel of John, is written from the perspective of Nicodemus who questions what it would be worth risking to stand with Jesus. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Day1 Author: Peter Wallace
Creation Care and Sabbath Rest Jamie Skillen talks about the doctrine of creation by looking at God’s purpose in creation and how that applies to creation care, explaining the importance of Sabbath rest. Resource type: Article Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Author: Joan Huyser-Honig Sabbath Rest 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. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: A Plain Account Social Media, Sabbath and Silence There are cultural currents that misshape not only the church’s engagement with its mission but also community life in general. Bill Walker shares three ways to counter these currents: fast from social media, sabbath, and silence. Resource type: Article Source: Missio Alliance Author: Bill Walker Reclaiming God’s Intent for Sabbath Amid controversy among Christians about Sabbath-keeping, Michelle Van Loon reflects on the Sabbath as God’s gift of rest, restoration, and renewal in community. Resource type: Article Source: Missio Alliance Author: Michelle Van Loon The Neighborhood: A Company of Friends In this article, Kyle Childress shares the story of how he has learned to enjoy Sabbath and trust God and God's people through his friendship with six pastors. Resource type: Article Source: The Christian Reflection Project Author: Kyle Childress Sabbath: A Practice in Death “Loss or decline in productivity is practicing death,” Barbara Brown Taylor says in this film. While enjoying the pleasure of no work but plenty of food and company, living into Sabbath comes with a little death. Resource type: Audio/Video Source: The Work of the People Author: Barbara Brown Taylor Missing the Joy Sabbath day is community day. Marva Dawn explains what the church means and how we should understand the Sabbath day so we do not miss the joy of keeping the Sabbath and find rest. Resource type: Audio/Video Source: The Work of the People Author: Marva J. Dawn 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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Bowling on the Sabbath Blaine and Sarah McCormick's description of their family sabbath practices could be a source of sermon illustrations or a stimulus for discussion of sabbath observance. Resource type: Sermon Illustration Source: The Christian Reflection Project Author: Blaine McCormick Sabbath People 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. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Sacredise Author: John van de Laar Sabbath Questions and Busy Minds Kara Root reflects on the challenges of embracing rest and the concept of the Sabbath. Resource type: Article Source: The Twelve Author: Kara K. Root Sabbath Rest 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. Resource type: Article Source: The Banner Author: Branson Parler Sabbath Healing and Christian Morality 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. Resource type: Article Source: Ministry Matters Author: Morgan Guyton History of Hymns: “Amazing Grace” (Part 2) C. Michael Hawn offers background and commentary on the 1779 iconic and universally sung hymn by John Newton (1725-1807): "Amazing Grace." Part 2 of 2 focuses on stanzas 2-6 of the beloved hymn. Resource type: Song/Hymn Source: Discipleship Ministries Author: C. Michael Hawn Sabbath as Liberation - Study Guide Adult Sunday School Lesson / study guide about Sabbath. Study/discussion questions and liturgical elements included. Resource type: Study Guide Source: The Christian Reflection Project Author: Robert B. Kruschwitz
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