Category Archives: PASSION Quotes

Rest Reflection

Sabbath rest is about regaining our emotional and physical capital from God.  It is the act of stopping long enough to breathe in his refreshing power. – Adam Mabry in The Art of Rest

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Imagine and Enact

When salvation comes to your house, first you think differently, then you act differently. First you shift the imagination with which you perceive this world, and then you enact gestures with which you honor it. – Mark Buchanan in The … Continue reading

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Rest Reflection

Rest is harder to find in a digital culture because technology has dissolved the two fundamental boundaries that are essential to rest: solitude and silence. – John Koessler in The Radical Pursuit of Rest

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God’s Endorsement

The wrath of God was satisfied with the suffering and death of Jesus. The holy curse against sin was fully absorbed. The obedience of Christ was completed to the fullest measure. The price of forgiveness was totally paid. The righteousness … Continue reading

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Rest Reflection

Embracing a rhythm of rest means seeing God as sufficient and letting go of your own claim to that attribute. – Adam Mabry in The Art of Rest

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Classic Quote

Men will never worship God with a sincere heart, or be roused to fear and obey him with sufficient zeal, until they properly understand how much they are indebted to his mercy. – John Calvin

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Rest Reflection

We refuse to rest because, at some deep level, we’re convinced that if we stop, the thing for which we’re really living won’t be fed, pleased, or procured. – Adam Mabry in The Art of Rest

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God Never Sleep

God never sleeps.  God has been alert, fully functioning, and perfectly attentive for every single nanosecond of history. What’s more, not sleeping has never caused him to become anything less than perfect for even a moment. I get grumpy and … Continue reading

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Rest Reflection

We are busy because we try to do too many things. We do too many things because we say yes to too many people. We say yes to all these people because we want them to like us and we … Continue reading

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An Expression of Trust

The willingness to lie down and sleep is itself an expression of trust in the sovereign hand of God. – Adrian Reynolds in And So To Bed…

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