Down Time, Time Off, and Time Away
Sabbath Thoughts from a Pastor on Sabbatical
by Mark Engelthaler
Mark Engelthaler (ThM, 1984; DMin, 1994) discusses the meaning of Sabbath rest for modern ministers and believers.
Help for Battling Burnout
by Mark L. Bailey
The Yoke of Jesus
by J. Dwight Pentecost
In the New Testament, every one of the Ten Commandments is repeated, with one exception: “Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy.” The Sabbath was a mere shadow of the rest promised to believers in Jesus. Dr. J. Dwight Pentecost contrasts the burdens of the Law’s religious system with the weightless soul rest of Christ.
Rick Griffith in Singapore: A Perspective from Overseas
The Importance of Doing Nothing
by Sandra L. Glahn
DTS graduates from across the globe shared their suggestions for incorporating rest into life’s daily, weekly, and yearly rhythms.
Cultivating Sabbath Rest in a Busy World
by Michael H. Burer
God gave his people rest for two reasons: so they could experience his presence and so they could celebrate their redemption. Dr. Michael Burer talks about these purposes and how believers in an era of grace can still carve out times of meaningful rest.
Take the Crazy out of Busy
by Charles R. Swindoll