Sermon on Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 from July 3rd 2011 at the River of Life service on the Nantahala Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 “But to what will I compare this generation? The conscious greatness these few simple words indicate. You will discover that He laid down His life for you. III. This is more than the outward calm of quiet circumstances. It is the prerogative of Him who made the soul to give it rest. The promise is faithful.2. It is one of present accomplishment.(D. The mind is satisfied. So saying, she nestled her head on the shoulder of her who watched, and clutching her as one in the agony of death, she murmured, "Now, try and take me with you to Jesus. Active. H. Spurgeon.1. The soul is related to the mind of man. THE PROMISE, "AND YOU WILL FIND REST FOR YOUR SOULS.". d. Life on the Prairie doesn't seem that bad. It is present — "Come " now, do not wait.3. Naturally, all are without Christ as to saving influence; as to a proper knowledge of Him, love to Him, confidence in Him, and union and communion with Him.II. 5. For this coming to Him is to deal with Him concerning the affairs of the soul of eternity.(W. 2. III. How heavy does something have to be, to be too heavy? Think, my brethren, what a sermon in stone that monument preaches. "(The Sunday at Home. Wounded affections.2. )Rest In troubleR. A. A good reason to back and enforce it — "My yoke is easy. Vacancy of mind and the sense of monotony. Some thoughts on today's scripture. meat in Newport church records this fact. Matthew 11:28(MKJV) Verse Thoughts The heavy yoke of bondage to sin is a weighty burden we all have to carry on the treadmill of life, which causes physical … 4. It is a precious promise.3. That the Father has delivered all things to Him. I am faithfulness itself, and cannot lie, I will give you rest. II. Now look at the sewing-machine, and see the amount of work that can be done without, comparatively speaking, human toil. The promise is faithful.2. (2) Rest, that is, fearlessness. A. Matthew 2:12 And having been warned in a dream not to return to Herod, they withdrew to their country by another route. Browse Sermons on Matthew 11:28. Those who are heavy laden by speculative pursuits in matters of.religion. Yes; but it is God working in the subjugation of nature to man's comfort. Robertson. Johnson, M. A.Causes of weariness.1. A. I suspect that there are many here this morning who already know this morning's passage by heart. Men, bowed down in the heat of an August sun, took the sickle in hand, and tried to reap the harvest. II. Many churches will have a sermon today but will close with prayer and dismiss. Go into countries partly civilized, and you find a few public pumps or wells, and the multitudes go there. Augustine (354-430). Men seek to come to Him speculatively. Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. It is rest from sin — its guilt, misery, power. 2. )Rest only in GodLord, Thou madest us for Thyself, and we can find no rest till we find rest in Thee! When this is conquered we shall be at peace. Such as are endeavouring to erect an edifice of righteousness out of their own performances.4. 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”. Jesus, indeed, was a gentle man, but He was by no means a pushover. It is present — "Come " now, do not wait.3. Beecher. Barrett. Not only is there present satisfaction, but assured confidence in the future. b. -------------------- d. I am amazed how little people really know of Jesus. No man really knows the Father but the Son. There is head-trouble — to do what is right.2. IV. WHO MAY OBTAIN THIS REST FROM HIM — "All that labour." )Rest not inactionF. Neither is this rest a state of mental torpor. The Son of God is inviting you to come unto Him. "(The Sunday at Home. c. Again He declared, "I do always those things that please Him.". He understands both persons on whose behalf He mediates.6. We do not escape from restlessness by plunging into lawlessness and self-will. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. She never rested until she had heard the whole of the hymn which tells how Jesus gives rest to such. Now look at the sewing-machine, and see the amount of work that can be done without, comparatively speaking, human toil. The Blending of the Ordinary and the Special in Divine Dealings: R. Tuck : Matthew 2:12: The Happy Misnomer of the Wise Men of the East: P.C. )Resting on the BibleIn Newport church, in the Isle of Wight, lies buried the Princess Elizabeth (daughter of Charles the First). Beecher. See on what easy terms we may find rest. -------------------- G. Barrett.There are three sorts of trouble.1. Such is the condition of every man. Mental burdens.3. Some weary themselves to work iniquity. THE SWEETEST TEXT IN THE BIBLE Matthew 11:28-30 INTRODUCTION There are always those around us who say we cannot know God, He doesn't really care for us, etc. From the Geneva Notes. Also by receiving His Holy Supper: and —VI. For My yoke is easy and My burden is light ” (Matthew 11:28-30). APPLICATION. When chaos burst into harmony, so to speak, God had rest.(F. While we look for personal comfort and escape from duty, we are miserable and restless; when we cease to think of our own ease and give ourselves up to Christ's service, to bear his yoke, we find peace. Some have thought that by his reference to the yoke our Lord meant to indicate that the weary might yoke themselves to him, and that he and his tired disciple might walk under the same yoke - the greater part of the weight of which he would bear. OF WHOM IS THIS BLESSING TO BE OBTAINED. “ Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened and I will give you rest.” Underlined is the key phrase of this entire chapter. (3) Rest, that is, fortitude. OF WHOM IS THIS BLESSING TO BE OBTAINED. The first step in coming to Christ is by baptism. )Desire outruns faculty anal causes wearinessE. I that have the greatest power to give it, the greatest will to give it, the greatest right to give it, come, laden sinners, and I will give you rest. (3) There is a suspense and a restlessness accompanying doubt, more trying still. As with patience, it takes much wisdom to remain self-controlled and gentle. Matthew 11:28 . A. http://www.unlockingthebible.org/resources/sermon-archive/?series=Rock%20Solid:%207%20Promises%20Christ%20Makes%20to%20You Pastor … Johnson, M. A.Causes of weariness.1. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. a. The world has worn some of you out. It is personal — "Come unto me." He draws us by His side. Matthew 11:28–30. He is an indispensable mediator — "Neither knoweth any man the Father save the Son."(C. THE GREAT COMMISSION Matthew 28:19-20 INTRODUCTION As humans we have been made to work. As the eye carries the mind in the flash of a moment over a space of country which it would require hours to traverse in the body, so the hot speed of human Desire outruns our slow and pausing faculties. The Old Testament To bear his yoke, nay, even to carry his cross, is to find rest. 1. A POSITIVE DESCRIPTION. OUR LORD'S TENDER SOLICITUDE FOR THE HAPPINESS OF SUCH.1. Not only is there present satisfaction, but assured confidence in the future. Rest in the will from its former corrupt propensities.3. Think what a stunning memorial it affords of the utter inability of rank and high birth to confer certain happiness. Have you ever tried to comfort a troubled heart? GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point )Rest in Christ for the heavy-ladenC. Release from weariness rather than from labour. )A word in season to the wearyE. Do nothing else but come to Him.Arguments which the Saviour used: —1. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided. 2. Go out into the fields. 3. (R May. It is certainly broad. As she raised a glass of water, everyone expected they’d be asked the “half empty or half full” question. 28 Come unto me, all [ye] that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.. 29 Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.. 30 For my yoke [is] easy, and my burden is light. )A special invitationC. (Samuel Rutherford. In creation, the rest of God is exhibited as a sense of power which nothing wearies. W. III. The heart is filled with love. Faith in operation. Not only is there present satisfaction, but assured confidence in the future. Reference the prophecies in the Old Testament that spoke of His life. No man knows His fulness but the Father.5. Tuck, B. He has no thought yet of that higher rest, which will come, by-and-by, out of skill and facility in the use of tools.(R. Moreover the Father has given all things into His hands in the sense of government.3. (4) Rest, that is, security. )Ways of coming to ChristMatthew Hole.Coming to Christ and believing, are in Scripture used to signify one and the same thing.I. Then the rest does not come in a moment. )A special invitationC. The burden may not be removed, but Christ gives us such a temper that we are as happy with our burden as though we were without it. Not to His bodily presence. We also get invited out for dinner, to go to parties, and to attend sporting events. Homilies on the Gospel of St. Matthew, St. Chrysostom (c. 380): Homily XXXVIII - Matthew 11:25, 26; From the Catena Aurea, Patristic Commentary by St Thomas Aquinas. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. The burden of earnest thought and noble endeavour.(E. "Rest," not rest in sin, not rest from trouble. (Matthew Hole. Luke-Acts We come to Him; we can find and approach Him. Download the teaching notes below and then watch our teaching example to prepare for Sunday, December 15, 2019. The way and manner of coming to Christ.V. Matthew 11:28 I. Who can find out a being by a pure process of thought?3. refusing us rest.(E. A. Such as were laden with the burden of ceremonial obedience. The observances of Christianity were few and simple, neither occupying much time, nor incurring much expense. Sin always imposes burdens upon the sinner. Those who labour and are heavy laden. A good reason to back and enforce it — "My yoke is easy. Rest in your conscience from the dread of Divine wrath.2. We recently celebrated what we called New Year, it is now 1994, 1994 what? Tuck, B. Historical Books I will not show you rest, nor barely tell you of rest, but I will give you rest. She never rested until she had heard the whole of the hymn which tells how Jesus gives rest to such. (Bishop Simpson. Sermons. 1. It is extensive and unconditional..III. The menu. Wisdom Literature Matthew 11:28-30 Theme: Jesus invites all weary sinners to come to Him and find rest for the soul. Barrett. Not to His bodily presence. c. Here Jesus stands, He declares what you need is to find the Father who loves you and wants to help you. e. Many times the only information they have comes from His enemies, who have never really met Him, and are only aping what they have heard other of His enemies say. Fill it up, fill it up!" A good reason to back and enforce it — "My yoke is easy. HOW THEY WHO DESIRE MAY OBTAIN IT — "Come."1. A. Go out into the fields. The Gospels As man He is absent; as God He is still present. Thank You that You give us true rest for our soul and perfect peace in our heart - and that in the midst of any storm Your peace that passes human understanding remains. The conscious greatness these few simple words indicate. Think, my brethren, what a sermon in stone that monument preaches. Without a question, Jesus Christ of Nazareth has had a greater influence upon our Western Culture than any other person in history. (1)They resolve in their own strength to forsake their sins. I knew there would be many voices heard today, sharing stories and memories; laughter and tears with you who knew and loved Steve. Every man bears a burden, the burden is how to please himself. Have you ever tried to comfort a troubled heart? Burdens were borne on the back, and in the simplest way-. Think, my brethren, what a sermon in stone that monument preaches. OUR LORD'S TENDER SOLICITUDE FOR THE HAPPINESS OF SUCH. Such as are oppressed and burdened with a sense of guilt. A great engine pumps it up from the river; iron pipes carry it to every house. By-and-by she asked, "Is that true?" It is personal — "Come unto me." in the resource materials are not necessarily affirmed, in total, by this ministry. Men seek to come to Him speculatively. He said to His apostles, "Lo, I am with you always; even unto the end of the, world."III. We do indeed toil. 2. Christ is a well-furnished mediator — "All things are delivered unto Me." The persons invited.III. )Rest for allSamuel Rutherford.There are many heads resting on Christ's bosom, but there's room for yours there. The burden of earnest thought and noble endeavour.(E. (1) Rest, not lethargy. c. He is the central point of history. W. And this is just what they think Christians are doing when they say that the Bible is God’s Word and that Jesus is the only Savior. (Bishop Simpson. It consists of a female figure reclining her head on a marble book, with our text engraven on the book. Go into the house: long ago, needlewomen, from early morn until night, and late into the night, stitched carefully, slowly, regularly, on their endless task. He is an indispensable mediator — "Neither knoweth any man the Father save the Son.". (3) Rest, that is, fortitude. He has all the sinner wants.4. Jay. Jim Shaddix. Take My yoke upon you, and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart; and you shall find rest for your souls. So sweet an invitation demands a spontaneous acceptance.4. A gracious invitation made by our Saviour.II. )Christ's word to the wearyW. Go to China, and travel from place to place. Matthew 11:28-30. Literally, when lie was on earth.2. What is it we then plan for that two weeks? Christ gives rest from these.(W. 2. When they came to the words, "weary, and worn, and sad," she moaned, "That's me 1 That's me i What did He do? Look at the little lamp of old, with its lard and wick, then the tallow candle; and now, wandering through all these pipes, comes this air or gas to be lighted, and what a change in human labour i From the darkness, from the atmosphere around us, men are gathering this electric fluid, and throwing light over the darkest of streets and alleys of your city, and thus enabling thousands of men to work as by daylight in your manufactories. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation. )Coming to ChristW. Moreover the Father has given all things into His hands in the sense of government. OF WHOM IS THIS BLESSING TO BE OBTAINED. 6. Historical Books Passwords should have at least 6 characters. Sermon 70 on Mt 11:28-30. (1) We have all known the misery of restlessness in its physical, its bodily working. This may apply especially to those whose toil is inward - in the effort to overcome temptation, and who are heavily laden with the weight of sin. Think what a testimony it bears to the lesson before you this day — the mighty lesson that there is no true rest for any one excepting in Christ. (3) Rest, not confinement. Tuck, B. A.I say that men want rest from their troubles, and that the only worthy rest is rest in our trouble. Because He is an infinitely wise Saviour. 6. The menu. Go into the house: long ago, needlewomen, from early morn until night, and late into the night, stitched carefully, slowly, regularly, on their endless task. (2)There are others who are ignorant of the righteousness of God, and go about to establish their own righteousness. Fill it up, fill it up!" I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Because He is an infinitely wise Saviour. Our first real impression of toil brings the first real desire for rest. In their endeavours to obtain peace of conscience, in addition to attending every ordinary service of the church, they received the sacrament every Sunday, fasted every Wednesday and Friday, retired regularly every morning and evening for meditation and prayer; they wore the coarsest garments, partook of the coarsest fare, visited the sick, taught the ignorant, ministered to the wants of the needy; and, that he might have more to give away, John Wesley even for a time went barefoot. She was found dead one day, with her head leaning on her Bible, and the Bible open at the words, "Come unto Me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest." Those who are heavy laden by speculative pursuits in matters of.religion. )Ways of coming to ChristMatthew Hole.Coming to Christ and believing, are in Scripture used to signify one and the same thing.I. These become the yokes about his neck. A farther encouragement hereunto, from an inward sense and feeling of the promised rest.VI. It will be obtained just in the degree in which the great lesson is learnt. Sermons from Matthew's gospel by Peter Blackburn. Pentateuch WHO MAY OBTAIN THIS REST FROM HIM — "All that labour." That sinners under these circumstances labour to be released from their burden. Come, saith Christ — that is, believe in Me, and I will give you rest; I will give you peace with God, and peace with conscience: I will turn your storm into an everlasting calm; I will give you such rest, that the world can neither give to you nor take from you. Johannine Writings 2. His words are filled with gentleness and yet power. We do indeed toil. General Epistles The way and manner of coming to Christ.V. 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”. What is it? Do nothing else but come to Him.Arguments which the Saviour used: —1. Those who are engaged in a restless, uncertain pursuit after felicity in the present state.6. How then are men to come to Christ? A gracious invitation made by our Saviour. Tuck, B. A.I say that men want rest from their troubles, and that the only worthy rest is rest in our trouble. others? It consists of a female figure reclining her head on a marble book, with our text engraven on the book. Those who have found rest in Christ, remember where you found it. h. The more you know Him, the more you will love Him, because you will learn of His great love for you. Spiritual burdens.2. The Gospels Spurgeon. The burden may not be removed, but Christ gives us such a temper that we are as happy with our burden as though we were without it. The burden of earnest thought and noble endeavour. Our first real impression of toil brings the first real desire for rest. Because He is an infinitely wise Saviour. When I was in Palestine, a year ago, there was only one wheeled vehicle in the whole territory, and that had been brought there by the Russian Embassy. He has just declared that the Father has delivered all things to Him, and that no one really knows the Father but the Son and whomsoever the Son will reveal Him. The burden is borne by men upon their backs. The true rest is not idleness. G. It is a precious promise.3. Bible Language English. Come to me. Get all the facts, and then make your determination. Jay.This implies three things.I. 1. 1994 years since He came into the world. The world has worn some of you out. a. )Rest in Christ for the heavy-ladenC. (1) Rest, that is, peace. I'm just going to relax and fish. (2) Rest, not inactivity. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls() 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is light. But all the rest the young man thinks of is the rest of laying down his tools, and leaving the workshop or the warehouse to spend the evening in manly sports. (Stems and Twigs. I. The burden is borne by men upon their backs. But all the rest the young man thinks of is the rest of laying down his tools, and leaving the workshop or the warehouse to spend the evening in manly sports. Matthew 11:28 - 11:30. He is an indispensable mediator — "Neither knoweth any man the Father save the Son."(C. Pauline Epistles Poetical Books See what you call civilization — that is, Christianity affecting the minds and occupations of men — how it works! 28 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Burdens were borne on the back, and in the simplest way-. 1. We have our first real impression of what toil is, when we begin, as an apprentice, to learn some trade. The persons invited.III. )Rest not found in mere ceremonial observancesR. OF WHOM IS THIS BLESSING TO BE OBTAINED. There is no broken back or burdened frame carrying from some spring this water. In their endeavours to obtain peace of conscience, in addition to attending every ordinary service of the church, they received the sacrament every Sunday, fasted every Wednesday and Friday, retired regularly every morning and evening for meditation and prayer; they wore the coarsest garments, partook of the coarsest fare, visited the sick, taught the ignorant, ministered to the wants of the needy; and, that he might have more to give away, John Wesley even for a time went barefoot. Go into countries partly civilized, and you find a few public pumps or wells, and the multitudes go there. “Come to me all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” [Matthew 11:28] This is one of the great invitations of the Bible. The world has worn some of you out. A farther encouragement hereunto, from an inward sense and feeling of the promised rest.VI. A. (R May. -Happy will it be for your soul if that lesson is never forgotten.LinksMatthew 11:28 NIVMatthew 11:28 NLTMatthew 11:28 ESVMatthew 11:28 NASBMatthew 11:28 KJVMatthew 11:28 Bible AppsMatthew 11:28 ParallelMatthew 11:28 Biblia ParalelaMatthew 11:28 Chinese BibleMatthew 11:28 French BibleMatthew 11:28 German BibleMatthew 11:28 CommentariesBible Hub, (2)There are others who are ignorant of the righteousness of God, and go about to establish their own righteousness. )Rest for the wearyD. )The reality of restThomas Brooks. A. Bertram.Both the Wesleys, and Whitefield also, fell for a time into the same mistake. Tuck, B. A.I say that men want rest from their troubles, and that the only worthy rest is rest in our trouble. A marble monument, erected by our Queen Victoria, records in a touching way the manner of her death. H. A funeral homily for a suicide. A personal approach to Christ. (3)In looking to the mercy of God irrespective of Christ's propitiatory sacrifice.II. Go into countries partly civilized, and you find a few public pumps or wells, and the multitudes go there. Hagar went to the well and drank, and was saved. d. He now declares that His burden is light, it is easier to please God than it is to please yourself. A good reason to back and enforce it — "My yoke is easy.". -Happy will it be for your soul if that lesson is never forgotten.LinksMatthew 11:28 NIVMatthew 11:28 NLTMatthew 11:28 ESVMatthew 11:28 NASBMatthew 11:28 KJVMatthew 11:28 Bible AppsMatthew 11:28 ParallelMatthew 11:28 Biblia ParalelaMatthew 11:28 Chinese BibleMatthew 11:28 French BibleMatthew 11:28 German BibleMatthew 11:28 CommentariesBible Hub. -------------------- Through a series of moral, practical endeavours to live the life which He has prescribed for us.(H. Heavenly rest for the people of God. Minor Prophets The promise is faithful.2. Sermon Matthew 11:28-30 The Burden of Perfection Check out these helpful resources Biblical Commentary Childern's Sermons Hymn Lists Matthew 11:28-30 The Burden of Perfection By Dr. Gilbert W. Bowen In Pat Conroy’s memoir, My Losing Season, Pat tells He puts the matter very exclusively. Certainly there is some yoke to be borne by Christ's disciple. This morning at the close of this message we will have what we call "The Invitation". On the contrary, our self-will is the source of our deepest unrest. b. Beyond your power. Bertram. W. Robertson.It is not the lake locked in ice that suggests repose, but the river moving on calmly and rapidly, in silent majesty and strength. W. Robertson.It is not the lake locked in ice that suggests repose, but the river moving on calmly and rapidly, in silent majesty and strength. Mental burdens.3. Bradley. Desire Outruns Faculty Anal Causes Weariness, Rest not Found in Mere Ceremonial Observances, The Forearming Against a Foreseen Unbelief, Jesus Rejected by the Wise, But Owned by Babes and the Father, Desire outruns faculty anal causes weariness, Rest not found in mere ceremonial observances. IV. A farther step is by repentance and confession of sin.IV. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point By putting our whole trust and affiance in Him, relying upon Him for salvation, and placing all our hopes and confidence in His merits and satisfaction. His burden was to please the Father. He understands both persons on whose behalf He mediates.6. Come to Christ because He is an inconceivably great mediator. It is the prerogative of Him who made the soul to give it rest. Further, this is a lesson in meekness and lowliness. There is heart-trouble. W. )Christ's restStems and Twigs.I. Minor Prophets The interior grief.3. "Go" has a sense of being alone; the Lord knew what we need is company of soul. His first recorded statement in the Bible, "Did you not know that I must be about My Father's business?". God directs to Christ, not to His members.2. -------------------- Matthew 11:28-30 The Message (MSG) 28-30 “Are you tired? GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point )Rest only in GodLord, Thou madest us for Thyself, and we can find no rest till we find rest in Thee! By-and-by she asked, "Is that true?" Not isolation or routine. The mind may be wide awake, but calm and at peace - like the sea when its waves are still, and yet its deep waters teem with life, and great fleets sweep over its surface. "(Matthew Hole. May be it would be easier to go to Jesus with one who has been before than to go to Him alone." (2) Rest, that is, fearlessness. Some three hundred years before three men laid philosophical foundations that many use today. A promise of ease and benefit.IV. ABSENCE: for what need is there of oar coming to Christ unless we are previously at a distance from Him? Conscience is at ease. 2. -------------------- The New Testament The Gospels Has He given you rest?" Matt. It is a mere physical thing, you say. Matthew 11:28–30 28 “ Come to me , s all you who are weary and burdened , and I will give you rest . A. Bertram.Both the Wesleys, and Whitefield also, fell for a time into the same mistake. General Epistles b. I sometimes wonder if man was designed to live such a fast paced life as our modern society demands. He will send a messenger to prepare them. The New Testament The interior grief.3. What is it that Jesus first says? He puts the matter very exclusively. Take a moment to appreciate Jesus’s invitation. There is head-trouble — to do what is right.2. 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