Encouragement For Today {The unforced rhythms of rest.}


Encouragementfortoday

Because some Monday mornings you wake up with the world on your shoulders. It’s on mornings like these that we lean into God’s word and learn from Jesus “the unforced rhythms of grace”.

 Jesus resumed talking to the people, but now tenderly. “The Father has given me all these things to do and say. This is a unique Father-Son operation, coming out of Father and Son intimacies and knowledge. No one knows the Son the way the Father does, nor the Father the way the Son does. But I’m not keeping it to myself; I’m ready to go over it line by line with anyone willing to listen.

“Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won’t lay anything heavy or ill-fitting on you. Keep company with me and you’ll learn to live freely and lightly.”

Matthew 11: 27-30, The Message

Resting in Him, believing He is able to take care of all I commit to Him (2 Timothy 1:12),

-Darlene

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Posted on September 23, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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