Wednesday, March 16, 2011

The Rest of the Story

In my post yesterday, I talked about how I was feeling completely overwhelmed.   Thankfully, I was able to sleep a little better last night and I feel much better today.  God is so good!  We don't have to carry those burdens on our own.  Jesus invites us to, "Come unto me all that are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.  Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls."  Matthew 11:28-29

" Surrender your whole being to Him to be used for righteous purposes" (Romans 6:13)
I'm posting today over at Woman to Woman about worship.  Come read what God considers to be true worship.

Memorizing James
If you are taking part in the challenge to memorize the entire book of James this year, you will need to memorize two verses each week. This week's verses are:
James 1:21-22
21.  Therefore, get rid of all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you, which can save you.
22.  Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves.  Do what it says.


  1. So glad you are feeling better and rested well. We can always turn to God for true rest.

  2. Praising Jesus that you got the rest that you need!

  3. Glad you found some rest and pray that He'll continue to grant it to you!

  4. I'm so glad you got some rest last night Lisa! I pray that He continues to grant you that nighttime respite.

    Have a Blessed Day!

  5. I too am glad you got some sleep last night. Oh so many times I have been overwhelmed. Thank you for your post and scripture.

  6. Once again God is great! So glad to see that you were able to get some rest by the grace of God!