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Be brave enough to rest

by Michael Oluwatosin OKUWOBIpublished on April 23, 2021

Have you ever heard the phrase “I’ll rest when i’m dead?” Well, it sounds good, until you start living that way. Without rest, we can’t grow and we can’t see the world change the way we want it to. We challenge you this week to consider that “God thought so highly of rest, he created a space in time for Himself and he called it the Sabbath.”

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