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Each day can be filled with such chaos and stress, that we need a daily time to rejuvenate in order to allow the mind, soul, and body to recalibrate. The Hebrews rested from sundown to sunrise. We can learn from their practice and incorporate that lesson to make us better able to handle what life throws at us each day.

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Beyond 24/7

Beyond 24/7

We may be busy with good things, but God calls us to set healthy boundaries
A God-Paced Life

A God-Paced Life

Author and speaker Cynthia Heald defines the word “simplicity.”
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Ready for Counseling?

How to pick a truly wise counselor
Sweet Dreams, Sweet Health

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Why a good night's dream is pivotal to your physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being
When It Seems Impossible to Forgive

When It Seems Impossible to Forgive

Sometimes loving from a distance is the best we can do

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Our editors have compiled the best on Rest from the archives. Here you'll find fresh, relevant, and honest articles that makes Today's Christian Woman a mentor to thousands of women.

Rest, Renew, & Retreat

A couple's spiritual getaway doesn't have to be the typical prayer, fasting, and religious routine.
Why This?
Time away from the busyness of life can strengthen your relationship with God and solidify your marriage.
Overloaded!

Overloaded!

Every guilt-driven "yes" means a "no" to something important in my life.
Why This?
Being overcommitted has both a physical and spiritual cost. Read why it's critical to resist the lure of busyness.
Confessions of a Christian Insomniac

Confessions of a Christian Insomniac Subscriber access only

Finally, I found relief in an obvious, but unexpected, place
Why This?
One woman's struggle with sleep led her to deepen her prayer life and strengthen her focus on Jesus.

Creating Space for God

Where, when, and how has God tapped you on the shoulder but you missed it because you were too busy or distracted to listen?

Fighting Sin

It's not time to rest yet.

Grace: More Than We Deserve, Greater Than We Imagine

Max Lucado explains why we must embrace the whole truth about grace.

Introverts in the Church

Finding a quiet moment in an extroverted place

Following Christ with Our Actions

Authentic disciples vote with their feet and not mere words.

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The Delicious Invitation to Rest

"It's not anxiety we find in the piles of the undone..." A guest post by Jen Pollock Michel
On the Ground in Ferguson
Thin Places

On the Ground in Ferguson

Beauty, lament, and sitting together at the foot of the cross.
Gifted for Leadership

What Feeds Your Soul?

4 ways to redefine work as creativity instead of achievement
Men of Integrity

Rest Like God

Theme of the Week: Rest from the Driven Life
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