Saying Yes to a Little Rest
We should all say, Yes to a little rest!!!
It is useless for you to work hard from early morning until late at night, anxiously working for food to eat; for God gives rest for his loved ones. Psalm 127:2
There is a phrase I have heard many times during my years in both lay and pastoral ministry: You can be doing many “good” things, but they may not all be “God” things.
Lately, I have been doing many “good” things. So many that my calendar has not one day on which something is not scheduled. I am going to school. Training to mentor women in crisis. Mentoring in my community. Spending a weekend away with my husband. Visiting my brother.
I certainly believe all of these “good” things are also God ordained.
But in the midst of this hustle and bustle, I have also done some not so “good” things.
In my busyness I have rushed my kids…
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