Topics from Genesis 1-11: Rest
Read: Mark 2:23-28. (more verses to come this week as we look at rest, see past days to review)
How did Jesus view the law about the Sabbath compared to the religious leaders?
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 100:2: “Serve the LORD with gladness! Come into his presence with singing!”
Respond: “Lord, we enter your presence with joy in our hearts 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.