Sabbath as Resistance

52 min


In this message, we learn how embracing rest and the Sabbath is a symbolic rebellion against the cultural system that we've found ourselves caught in. It's an act of breaking the addiction to accomplishment and standing out rather than getting sucked in.

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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 2

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

Sabbath | Part 1

We all strive to feel restful and at peace, but our idea of how to get there is totally off.


More on Rest and Sabbath

Learn more about how to find rest by picking from the sermons below.

Sabbath | Part 2

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

Sabbath | Part 1

We all strive to feel restful and at peace, but our idea of how to get there is totally off.

Sabbath | Part 4

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


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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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