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The Lie of the Heavy Yoke: Debi Pearl’s corruption of God’s character

When you think of Christianity and the metaphor of the yoke, is this the imagery that first comes to mind? A woman married to a Command Man wears a heavier yoke than most women, but it can be a very … Continue reading

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Finding Rest on a Sunday Morning

Jesus is your Sabbath rest. Always … forever … and always. “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” (Matthew 11:28.) ***

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Black Friday and Me – a tale of survival

[From the archives.] *** Black Friday holds no attraction for me, no allure, no batting eyelashes drawing me to the stores. And yet I went to the mall on Black Friday. A Question Never Before Posed to Me Late Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Black Friday Anxiety and Me

[Updated from the archives.] *** Black Friday holds no attraction for me, no allure, no batting eyelashes drawing me to the stores. I went to the mall on Black Friday. A Question Never Before Posed to Me Late Thanksgiving night … Continue reading

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A Restful Thought for Sunday Morning

Jesus is always your Sabbath rest. Always, forever, and always. Rest. “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” (Matthew 11:28.)

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Stop … Eat … Enjoy

I just finished reading Lois Tverberg’s Walking in the Dust of Rabbi Jesus and came across her definition of “Shabbat” (or Sabbath) as literally meaning “cease”. That helps me understand better how the ancient Israelites would have looked on their day of rest. Soon after, … Continue reading

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