"the key question is ultimately the gospel question: Are we resting in the finished work of Christ? The most faithful Sabbath keeper will in the end be the most joyful Sabbath keeper. Sabbath, in the end, isn’t something to be observed but something to be celebrated. And we celebrate not merely a day off from work. We celebrate the victory of our King."
Wednesday, June 8, 2011
The Rest Story
Since I'm recovering from pneumonia and have been prescribed a week of rest as part of the cure, I really enjoyed reading this article in the current issue of TableTalk Magazine by R.C. Sproul, Jr. The title is 'The Rest of the Story' and here is an excerpt: