Giving God His Due: Keeping the Sabbath Holy
Do you have any idea WHY you must keep holy the Sabbath (Ex 20:8)? Do you view the “requirement” to go to Church on Sunday as just another chore that must be done over the weekend? Well, let me clear up a few things for you. Giving God His due, by attending services on Sunday is not something that God needs. You’re the one who needs it! God doesn’t need anything. So, the Commandment to “keep holy the Sabbath” is in place for your benefit. God created this Commandment for two reasons:
- God deserves at least one day per week where we honor, praise and thank Him for all that He blesses us with throughout the week. This is called giving God His due.
- He thinks we deserve a day of rest once per week.
Giving God His Due Should Be a Joy
So, rather than viewing the Sabbath as a “to do” that must be marked off on your list, think of it as... Read more...