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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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#14: Write article. #15: Call friends. #16: Clean the bathroom.
What to Do After a Betrayal

What to Do After a Betrayal

Working through forgiveness after you've been hurt
I Dare You to Rest

I Dare You to Rest

The surprising skill that’s central to great leadership
Living a Color-Conscious Life

Living a Color-Conscious Life

I have a dream—that we can work toward racial justice together by tearing down the walls of colorblindness.
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Don't Cry Over Spilled Soap

Seek restoration even in the small stuff

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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 Subscriber access only

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! Subscriber access only

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

Fighting Sin

It's not time to rest yet.
Grace: More Than We Deserve, Greater Than We Imagine

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

Introverts in the Church

Finding a quiet moment in an extroverted place
Following Christ with Our Actions

Following Christ with Our Actions

Authentic disciples vote with their feet and not mere words.

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American Christianity Is Dead? Not So Fast. My article at CNN
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American Christianity Is Dead? Not So Fast. My article at CNN

In an article for CNN over the weekend, I explain the differences between Cultural, Congregational, and Convictional Christians.
Has Mindfulness Supplanted Thoughtfulness?
Thin Places

Has Mindfulness Supplanted Thoughtfulness?

Love always requires sacrifice.
It's Time for Busy Ladies to Give It a Rest
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It's Time for Busy Ladies to Give It a Rest

How to find the downtime you never realized you had.
Building Church Leaders

12 Traits of a Deliberate Leader

Good leadership is never an accident.
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The Exchange

Morning Roundup 2/10/15

Deprogramming; How Many Megachurches?; Not Designed for Busy
   
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