Singing this hymn helps me take my parenting stress to the throne room of God and lay it at his feet.
God’s Names for Parents: What His Names Tells Us About Who He Is
Knowing these names enhances our worship, strengthens our feeble trust, and reveals to us more about the God who leads us as we lead our children.
As I sung those words to myself, I heard it as an invitation to Jesus and the rest and peace he offers, especially to worn-out parents.”
Our students can give their worry and anxiety to God in prayer, leading to the peace of knowing Jesus amidst chaos and uncertainty.
Micah 6:8 tells us that the Lord’s requirements rarely include self-improvement unless they help us “act justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with our God.”
I am reminded when I practice Sabbath that my relationship with God through my ministry work is not the same as my relationship with God himself.
In an ever-changing, fast-paced, hustling world, teenagers need the gracious reminder that Jesus invites weary souls to come to him and rest.