Topics from Genesis 1-11: Rest
Read: Psalm 23. (more verses to come this week as we look at rest, see past days to review)
What does the writer of this Psalm do to experience what God does for him in this passage? Look at Matthew 11:28-30 for clues.
Reference on Rest: “Rest is a restorative break from labor and worldly striving. In the Bible it is an essential feature of the Sabbath—a day of rest on which no work was to be done. As a time of peace and calm, free from work, rest comes to symbolize salvation itself.” Lexham Theological Wordbook
Meditation and Prayer
Meditate on Psalm 100:3: “Know that the Lord, he is God! It is he who made us, and we are his; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.”
Respond: “Lord, you are our God and we are your people because ___________.”
Worship and Silence
Worship along with this song. Spend a few minutes after in silence.
- Thank God for the things of the day.
- Pray for one another.