Category Archives: Sabbath

Practicing Sabbath: Feasting

One aspect of keeping the Sabbath that we rarely think of is the practice of feasting. When we think of feasting, we usually picture an extravagant array of exotic fruits, warm meats and cheeses, desserts that we would rarely prepare … Continue reading

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Practicing Sabbath: Embracing

Resting in God’s embrace creates the possibility for deeper caring about others. Many of us grew up in a tradition where Sunday afternoon included hosting family or friends in our home. We ate dinner together , enjoyed conversation or played … Continue reading

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Practicing Sabbath: Resting

Are you able to find time to rest? How do you keep the Sabbath? The question you might ask is why should I rest? I have too much to do.  Maybe you are frustrated by not finding time to rest.  … Continue reading

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Practicing Sabbath: Ceasing

Begin by Ceasing And God blessed the Sabbath day and made it holy, because on it he ceased from all the work of creating that he had done. —Genesis 2:3 The beginning of the practice of Sabbath is recorded in … Continue reading

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