Here is an article from the New York Times about the affects on the brain of constant and unstructured stimulus.
It serves as a reminder to the Christian leader, as well as all disciples, of the physical need for sabbath and a pragmatic purpose behind God’s requirement that we observe one.
Check out the article here and let me know what you think.
- How motivated are you to unplug and schedule rest?
- How do you view the work ethic of someone who regularly rests?
- Describe the importance you feel there is between unplugging and rest.
- What steps can you take to more regularly experience rest?
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