"Come to me, all you that are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light."
How long has it been since you considered the impact of those words as something more than a beautiful sentiment? Have you plumbed the depths of what Jesus is asking you to do? He is asking you to set aside what occupies your mind and heart and take on His burdens as your own. Christ's yoke is easy and his burden is light precisely because it is God's yoke and God's burden. Just as Jesus lived in a close, responsive relationship with His Father, we are invited to live in a close, responsive relationship with him. He says, "I will instruct you and teach you the way you should go," Psalm 32.8.
Read a chapter
Like on Facebook
Buy this book now