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Finding Rest

Matthew 11:28 KJV 1900
28 Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
Ecclesiastes 3:1–3 KJV 1900
1 To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: 2 A time to be born, and a time to die; A time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted; 3 A time to kill, and a time to heal; A time to break down, and a time to build up;
++understood the time
++knew the season
He live in a time
++Of turmoil
++Of trouble
Luke 19:41–44 KJV 1900
41 And when he was come near, he beheld the city, and wept over it, 42 Saying, If thou hadst known, even thou, at least in this thy day, the things which belong unto thy peace! but now they are hid from thine eyes. 43 For the days shall come upon thee, that thine enemies shall cast a trench about thee, and compass thee round, and keep thee in on every side, 44 And shall lay thee even with the ground, and thy children within thee; and they shall not leave in thee one stone upon another; because thou knewest not the time of thy visitation.
The day he entered Jerusalem
++He wept over the city
++Wished they understood
What would bring them peace
++Was now available
++Was hidden from their eyes

God brought to them a visitation

The visitation
++More than a man
++More than a Prophet
John 1:10–12 KJV 1900
10 He was in the world, and the world was made by him, and the world knew him not. 11 He came unto his own, and his own received him not. 12 But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name:
Jesus came
++Not just to bring rest
++To be our rest
Let us
Hebrews 4:1–3 KJV 1900
1 Let us therefore fear, lest, a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it. 2 For unto us was the gospel preached, as well as unto them: but the word preached did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in them that heard it. 3 For we which have believed do enter into rest, as he said, As I have sworn in my wrath, if they shall enter into my rest: although the works were finished from the foundation of the world.
Let us fear
++Live our life fully aware
++Walk worthy of it
Let us
Hebrews 4:11 KJV 1900
11 Let us labour therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief.
Let us labour
++Hold fast to our faith
++Believe in him
Acts 17:24–25 KJV 1900
24 God that made the world and all things therein, seeing that he is Lord of heaven and earth, dwelleth not in temples made with hands; 25 Neither is worshipped with men’s hands, as though he needed any thing, seeing he giveth to all life, and breath, and all things;
Ephesians 2:14–15 KJV 1900
14 For he is our peace, who hath made both one, and hath broken down the middle wall of partition between us; 15 Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, even the law of commandments contained in ordinances; for to make in himself of twain one new man, so making peace;
Let us
++Not be weary
Galatians 6:9 KJV 1900
9 And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.
Let us not be weary
++Do the right thing
++Do your best
Galatians 6:10 KJV 1900
10 As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith.
Let us
Not be weary
++Find our rest in him
1 Thessalonians 5:6 KJV 1900
6 Therefore let us not sleep, as do others; but let us watch and be sober.
Let us find our rest in him
++Jesus is coming soon
++Will you be ready
1 Thessalonians 5:7 KJV 1900
7 For they that sleep sleep in the night; and they that be drunken are drunken in the night.
1 Thessalonians 5:8 KJV 1900
8 But let us, who are of the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love; and for an helmet, the hope of salvation.
Hebrews 4:9 KJV 1900
9 There remaineth therefore a rest to the people of God.
Jesus is our rest
++He Laboured for it
++He Suffered for it
++He Died for it

He Got up

Romans 13:9 KJV 1900
9 For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not kill, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not bear false witness, Thou shalt not covet; and if there be any other commandment, it is briefly comprehended in this saying, namely, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
He Got up
++For This
..... That the law of the lord could be fulfilled
Romans 13:11 KJV 1900
11 And that, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep: for now is our salvation nearer than when we believed.
He Got up
++For This.....
++And That
He understood the time
for the strong in faith
weak in the faith
eat herbs
esteem one day over another
John 9:4 KJV 1900
4 I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.
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