Saturday, February 5, 2011

The Rest of the Story

“Rest. O God, I need rest.”

I’ll give you rest.


You’re tired, overloaded.

“No kidding.”

Come to me.


Here, put this on.

“Wait a minute--“

It’s mine; try it.

“But this is a …”

Learn from me.

“Learn what?”

Undemanding gentleness and humility.

“But doesn’t this mean more work?”

It is soul-rest.

“I could use that.”

Put in on; I’ll be right next to you.

“But it’s a yoke.”

My burden is light.


I am the Light of the world.

“I see.”

You will.

Matthew 11:28-30

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