Founder
27 Feb 2017

The Founder on Sabbath-Keeping

Our founder, William Booth, emphasized the importance of the fourth commandment (“Remember the Sabbath Day by keeping it holy.” Exodus 20:8, NIV) in a November 1901 article in The Field Officer periodical.

Spiritual Life Development 0
rhythm
20 Feb 2017

My Sabbath: A Personal Reflection – Col. Richard Munn

‘On the Sabbath Jesus went into the Synagogue, as was his custom.’  LK 4:16 ‘I got rhythm’ wrote George Greshwin, ‘who could ask for anything more?’ Well George, you may

Spiritual Life Development 0
SACONNECTS
14 Feb 2017

Reflections on the 2016 Holiness Institute for Soldiers

Thou Canst Have All of Me… All My Words… All of My Thoughts… Every Anxiety… Every Relationship… All of My Money My Time My Ambitions By Your Grace, I Surrender

Spiritual Life Development 0
unplug
13 Feb 2017

Disconnecting and Menuha

We live in an age of connectivity. We are connected all of the time. It is not a bad thing necessarily in times of emergency or if there is important business.

Spiritual Life Development 0
SACONNECTS
09 Feb 2017

A Heart Set Apart – A Reflection on the 2016 Holiness Institute

If you’re seeking to gain knowledge and understanding about what Christ has planned for you, or if you’re like me and coming with a heavy heart and burdens that need answers,

Spiritual Life Development 0
Sabbath in View
06 Feb 2017

Keeping Sabbath in View

“But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.” Matthew 6:33 The new year turned the corner and on a

Spiritual Life Development 0
Fitness tracker icon, isometric 3d style
02 Feb 2017

My Fitbit and the Holy Spirit

One of my Christmas gifts this year was a Fitbit. This is a watch on steroids. It is not simply a device that tells time. It tracks your steps, the

Spiritual Life Development 0
shabbot
30 Jan 2017

What is Shabbat?

Shabbat – the Hebrew word for Sabbath – means “to come to an end, to cease, to stop, to pause.” Notice they are all active commands that a person needs to

Spiritual Life Development 0
my-sabbath-april
23 Jan 2017

My Sabbath: A Personal Reflection – April Foster

Walking. Sitting. Reflecting. Reading. Being. Seeking. So many things come to mind when I think of ways that I have practiced Sabbath in my life. Growing up, like most people I

Spiritual Life Development 0
toll booth
19 Jan 2017

Not Guilty

I recently received a notice from a law office requesting payment for a violation at an EZ Pass toll. My first reaction was, “Uh-oh, I’m in trouble!” After giving it

Spiritual Life Development 0
Muller Book Review
16 Jan 2017

Book Review – Sabbath by Wayne Muller

For many in today’s society, busyness is worn like a badge of pride and exhaustion is the trophy to show for it. The ability to withstand relentless stress is often

Spiritual Life Development 0
Giving a gift, handmade present wrapped in paper
10 Jan 2017

Each Day’s Surprise

10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 “Happy New Year” has resounded all over the world! Many will be happy, elated and looking forward to welcoming in

Spiritual Life Development 0