Posted by: Pure Glory | 08/22/2017

Refreshing Rest

by Hazel Straub

When I am tired and weary, I find my rest in you my LORD
Unloading my stress, distress, troubles no longer stored
Washed in the blood of the Lamb, at peace with joy, blessed
Tranquil, at ease and refreshed, resting on your breast

Recovering my purpose in your love, mercy and grace
Your presence brings lightness, as I go at your pace
Ungodly expectations and measuring sticks destroyed
Transformed by true loving acceptance, I’m overjoyed

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Responses

  1. Beautiful!

  2. Love this!

  3. Amen!

  4. I love the Lord’s rest which is deeper than anything sleep can give us.

    • Yes The rest of the Lord gives true rest, refreshment and restoration.

  5. Overjoyed! good read for me

    • Praise the Lord for his rest!

  6. Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man. — Ecclesiastes 12:13
    Hallelujah!

    • Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. (Matthew 11:28)

  7. The theme this week from my devotions and other blog posts seems to be simple. It’s that easy–just rest in him!

    • Yes, this is a simple truth! The rest in Jesus makes everything so much easier!

  8. Wow! needed this right now. My kid drew a picture of me looking tired and stressed. I’m so detoxing the stress right now to allow the flow of God’s rest.

    • Praise God! He wants us to rest in him all the time. Rest and de-stress! 🙂

  9. Agreed, throwing out the earthly measuring sticks!

  10. Amen!!

    • Enjoy the rest of the Lord!

      • Thank you. I need it oh so much!

      • Let the restful rest begin!

    • Yes, there is nothing like the Lord’s rest to refresh, restore, and rejuvenate oneself. Enjoy!

  11. Thank you


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