Weekly Refreshment? (Come on, who has time for that…)

“It will be a sign between me and the Israelites forever, for in six days the Lord made the heavens and the earth, and on the seventh day he rested and was refreshed.” – Exodus 31:17 The hinge, I call her. She, the one who links God with people. She, the one who welcomes the weary. She, the one who bridges the gap. You may know her by another name: Sabbath. Yes, Sabbath, the lengthiest commandment, number four, the one who urges us to still ourselves with a Loving God. Yet, she, the ancient one, forgotten about in most circles….