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Those who enter God’s rest . . . cease from their labors as God did from his. Let us therefore make every effort to enter that rest. - Hebrews 4:10-11 (NRSV)

I sat at my drums, music playing through my headphones, my hands and feet moving in time to the song I was learning for a theater production. My eyes tracked the music on the printed score. The song was fun to play — and so easy. Suddenly, all I heard...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to practice resting in your presence. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 11:28-30

Thought for the Day

Perfect rest in God requires practice.

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