Slowing down for Sabbath's sake

How do you slow down?
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Running from rest

by Elyssa Salinas Lazarski

When we stop to rest, we ready ourselves for creation, for putting the pieces back together, or for taking the next steps on our journey.MORE ›

Cafe groups: Sabbath

Slowing down, for Sabbath’s Sake
by J. Dana Trent
The author of “For Sabbath’s Sake: Embracing Your Need for Rest, Worship, and Community” shares ways we can find balance through sabbath.

Faith reflections: Running from rest
by Elyssa Salinas Lazarski

When we stop to rest, we ready ourselves for creation, for putting the pieces back together, or for taking the next steps on our journey.

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Boldcafe podcast: Sabbath

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Café is a magazine for and with young adult women who want to build their faith.

Café incorporates a Lutheran perspective for young, adult women of Christian faith or simply for any woman who is interested in how faith relates to the issues that women face today. Readers and writers of Café include pastors, seminary and college students, and other young adult women who use Café as a Bible study resource individually or with their congregation. Pictured: The Young Women’s Bible Study at Clemson University. They read and discuss Café articles once a week.

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