During the summer months {at least here in Minnesota} we find ourselves running from BBQ to pool party, to summer concert series, to athletic activities, up to the lake cabin and back again. These are all wonderful parts of summer and happily, contrast our normal school/work routines, but they can leave us feeling exhausted and often spiritually drained.

Rest | A Paige From Our Book

It is easy to seek out rest in the idles this world has to offer, but that respite lasts but a moment unlike the rest we find we find in Jesus. He alone brings peace to our heart, mind, and soul that is beyond comprehension {Psalm 62:1 & 5; Phil. 4:6-7; John 14:27}. When our souls are filled with grief and over-ridden with the cares of this world, Jesus tells us that His yoke is easy and His burden is light, {Matt 11:28-30}. Life is just plain heavy at times with concerns over money, relationships, health, children, jobs and even vacations. But Jesus is always waiting to comfort us with His quiet love {Zeph. 3:17}.

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