Christ saw the Sabbath (and by extension, all of life) as being a time of restoration and connectedness with God. The Pharisees viewed the Sabbath as a day to prove one's spiritual prowess by adhering to the difficult rigors of the Sabbath laws. One view is based on grace. The other is based on merit. Practical tips on enjoying a "day of rest" are given.
Speaker: Roger Barrier
Scripture: Luke 6:1-11, Mark 2:27, Galatians 4:10, Colossians 2:16, Hebrews 4:9-10
Topic: Sabbath Day