Rest For Your Soul

62 min


In Part 1 of the series “Sabbath”, we begin one of the most important practices of Jesus with a big picture look at the restlessness of the human condition and how it’s exacerbated by the digital age and our consumeristic culture. We contrast that with the restfulness of Jesus, which is more than just a day, but is a spirit we live by all week long.

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Sabbath is a multi-part series from Bridgetown Church on how to develop a restful state of being.

Sabbath | Part 4

When we decide to stop and rest, we're confronted with the reality of our feelings and humanity.

Sabbath | Part 3

The decision to embrace rest is a rebellion against the cultural addiction to accomplishment.

Sabbath | Part 2

God wanted sabbath to be a rhythm in life, but we've lost the balance between work and rest.


More on Rest

Learn more about the sabbath by picking from the sermons below.

Addicted to Hurry

Addicted to Hurry

In the midst of our performance-driven culture, we’ve become addicted to hurry and accomplishment.

Jesus Be The Center | Part 2

Is rest just a recovery mechanism from work? Find out what the Sabbath really means for our lives.

Restore | Part 1

Learn what it means to restore our souls through God's presence and how it can influence everything.

Closed on Sunday

Are you in a cycle of continuous striving? Learn why rest is important and what it means to Sabbath.

Practice What You Preach

Resting in the Information Age is a challenge, but it's possible. Learn how to build restful habits.


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Fighting the World, Flesh & Devil | Part 9

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Fighting the World, Flesh & Devil | Part 11

Contrary to what we learn in society, the way to our best lives comes from denying ourselves.

About this Pastor & Church

Bridgetown Church is built around the idea of practicing the way of Jesus, together, in our city. We believe that to be an apprentice of Jesus of Nazareth is to order your life around three goals: be with Jesus, become like Jesus, and do what Jesus did.

Located In: Portland, Oregon

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