The more I rest in God's gracious acceptance of me in Christ, the more freed I am to be my introverted self for his glory.
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Anyone who cannot obey God's command to observe the Sabbath is a slave, even a self-imposed one.
God put work into the Garden of Eden, so work must be an enormous good, something that fits and fulfills part of our design.
Since the dawn of the church age, and certainly since the Reformation, the global church has continued to struggle with the divide between clergy and layman. Full-time ministry often becomes a goal that many seek as a next step in spiritual growth, leaving some outside of the ministry with feelings of guilt for not giving Christ their all and some within the ministry with feelings of frustration in not finding the satisfaction they thought they would find. But ministry is not meant to create a divide within the body, and we need our pastors to continue to teach us that we are all priests, ministers, and ambassadors for Jesus.