Tag Archives: rest

Nuach

And He said, my presence will go with you and I will give you rest. – Exodus 33:14 Be still and know that I AM God. I will be exalted among the nations. I will be exalted in the earth. – Psalm 46:10 As 2013 marched closer to its end I had not yet discovered...

Finding Emotional Rest

Emotional rest. As cliche as it is to say this our fast paced world doesn’t help the emotional unrest and anxiety most feel these days.  Just as each person finds varying ways for physical and spiritual rest we all have our own ways of finding emotional rest.  For me there are a few avenues that...

When I Need Rest

How often do we find ourselves in need of physical rest yet it eludes us? I found myself struggling with this last week. Two nights awakened during the night. My spirit not allowing me rest. Rather God not allowing my spirit to rest. Those times are different though. I have found He provides the rest and...

Finding Rest

I’m a recovering people pleaser. Rest can’t be found in trying to make everyone like you. I’ve discovered this the hard way. The self imposed pressure of being perfect for everyone strangles. Anxiety gripped me just yesterday. Worried I had upset a friend, completely misreading a situation. Doubting myself. Letting those unwanted voices take over....

Rest for our Spirits

As I write I’ve been thinking on and off all day of how I wanted to write about rest. The scripture I’ve been thinking about for days. But how to express my thoughts I haven’t been sure. My morning started at 5:30. My best friend texting me with plans for the day. Today has been...