Reflection of the Week - 18 July 2018

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Winter reminds us that, like the earth, we need to rest in order to sustain life.

Jesus said;Come to me, all you that are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. (Matthew 11:28) In what ways does the Spirit breathe that message into my life at present? As I look at my life, my world, can I understand that it is not always our efforts that will bring the changes we seek, but a willingness to let go, to rest, and to trust that deep below the surface God's Spirit will bring forth new life in due season?

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Comments (3)

  1. Julie Kemp 11 august 2018, 20:26 Link
    This reflection was great comfort to me at a time when I knew I had to rest and trust in Gods power to bring about His plan for my son and his acceptance of Christs sacrifice. I give thanks for the Holy Spirits clear message to me.