His Sabbath

“So the heavens and the earth were completed, and all their hosts (inhabitants). And by the seventh day God completed His work which He had done, and He rested (ceased) on the seventh day from all His work which He had done. So God blessed the seventh day and sanctified it [as His own, that is, set it apart as holy from other days], because in it He rested from all His work which He had created and done.” GENESIS‬ ‭2:1-3‬ ‭AMP‬‬

“Remember the Sabbath (seventh) day to keep it holy (set apart, dedicated to God). Six days you shall labor and do all your work, but the seventh day is a Sabbath [a day of rest dedicated] to the LORD your God; on that day you shall not do any work, you or your son, or your daughter, or your male servant, or your female servant, or your livestock or the temporary resident (foreigner) who stays within your [city] gates. For in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, the sea and everything that is in them, and He rested (ceased) on the seventh day. That is why the LORD blessed the Sabbath day and made it holy [that is, set it apart for His purposes].” EXODUS‬ ‭20:8-11‬ ‭AMP‬‬

“Now to Him who is able to [carry out His purpose and] do superabundantly more than all that we dare ask or think [infinitely beyond our greatest prayers, hopes, or dreams], according to His power that is at work within us,” EPHESIANS‬ ‭3:20‬ ‭AMP‬‬

Lord, I work diligently in everything I do. Thanks for daily stamina, vitality and focus. Help me back off from task demands and relax a bit so I may only worship You and enjoy life with loved ones.

Teach me how to rest on a regular basis and decompress away from all of my duties. I want to honor You by observing the sabbath day, rely on Your promises and refresh my soul.

In Jesus’ name I courageously pray,

Amen.

Photo courtesy: Eli DeFaria at UnSplash

The Story behind the Bible Reading Journal Series

The Lord illuminates our journeys one day at a time. He is our Refuge, Counselor and our Peace in the midst of hardships.

“Therefore, since we have this ministry, as we receive mercy, we do not lose heart,We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed;perplexed, but not despairing,persecuted, but not forsaken,struck down, but not destroyed…”
  2 Corinthians 4: 1, 8-9 

This 13 minutes video clip is the story behind the Bible Reading Journal Series. “Journaling God’s Word saved my life!”

Join the FB community at “The Bible Reading Journal Series.”
Rise Up & Journal today!

The Author of The Bible Reading Journal Series

“God has looked down from heaven upon the children of men To see if there is anyone who understands, Who seeks after God [who requires Him, who longs for Him as essential to life].”

‭‭PSALMS‬ ‭53:2‬ ‭AMP

Meet the author of the Bible Reading Journal Series!

Join the Bible Reading Journal Series email list today. You do not want to miss upcoming mini training sessions.

Email: TheBibleReadingJournalSeries@gmail.com

The Verse Color Coding system will be released soon.

Art Design by: Celeta Carr