Have you seen a baby rest in her mother’s arm’s recently? It is a kind of peace that is unlike anything. That is the kind of peace we have in the arms of God. This is the experience of the Sabbath practiced well.
Ragan Sutterfield is a writer and Episcopal seminarian sojourning from his native Arkansas in Alexandria, Virginia. He is the author of This is My Body: From Obesity to Ironman, My Journey Into the True Meaning of Flesh, Spirit, and Deeper Faith (Convergent/Random House 2015).