Category Archives: All in a Week

Spiritual Realities Depicted by the Sabbath

As biblical Israel was delivered from Egyptian bondage and became the people of God, we have been delivered from the bondage of sin and death, redeemed, and if God’s love dwells in our hearts, are now a new creation in … Continue reading

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Sabbath as a Rest Day

The six-day work week and seventh-day Sabbath rest was an important landmark for ancient Israel. God instituted the Sabbath for his people on their way from Egypt to Mount Sinai, making it a sign of a special covenant with them. … Continue reading

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Seven-Day Cycles in the Bible

In Bible symbolism, the number six pertains to humans and their activities. Humankind is said to have been created on the sixth day and given six days to do their work. Time, into which we have been placed, is divided … Continue reading

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Weekly Rest Day in History and the Bible

Historically, religious traditions have instituted a weekly day of rest and spiritual rejuvenation. For the Jews, based on the Old Testament writings, it is the seventh-day Sabbath or Saturday. For most Christians it has become Sunday, the day of Jesus’ … Continue reading

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All in a Week

Up at 5 am, take a meditation walk in the crisp morning air, a quick bite for breakfast, get dressed, and out the door to catch the 6:30 bus to work.  The third copier has been out of order for … Continue reading

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