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Lesson 5: “‘Come Unto Me…'”

“Come unto Me, all ye that labor and are heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.” These words of comfort were spoken to the multitude that followed Jesus. The Saviour had said that only through Himself could men receive a knowledge of God. He had spoken of His disciples as [...]

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Lesson 4: The Cost of Rest

Those who take Christ at His word, and surrender their souls to His keeping, their lives to His ordering, will find peace and quietude. Nothing of the world can make them sad when Jesus makes them glad by His presence. In perfect acquiescence there is perfect rest. The Lord says, [...]

By |2021-07-17T12:14:18-07:00July 17th, 2021|Sabbath School Notes|Comments Off on Lesson 4: The Cost of Rest

Lesson 3: The Roots of Restlessness

It is a wicked pride that delights in the vanity of one's own works, that boasts of one's excellent qualities, seeking to make others seem inferior in order to exalt self, claiming more glory than the cold heart is willing to give to God. The disciples of Christ will heed [...]

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Lesson 2: Restless and Rebellious

I was pointed back to ancient Israel. But two of the adults of the vast army that left Egypt entered the land of Canaan. Their dead bodies were strewn in the wilderness because of their transgressions. Modern Israel are in greater danger of forgetting God and being led into idolatry [...]

By |2021-07-03T18:36:49-07:00July 3rd, 2021|Sabbath School Notes|Comments Off on Lesson 2: Restless and Rebellious

Lesson 1: Living in a 24/7 Society

In this speck of a world, the heavenly universe manifests the greatest interest.... Yet we come in contact with the busy activity of our cities, we mingle with the multitude in the crowded thoroughfares, we enter marts of trade and walk the streets; and through all, from morning till evening, [...]

By |2021-06-26T10:00:56-07:00June 26th, 2021|Sabbath School Notes|Comments Off on Lesson 1: Living in a 24/7 Society

Lesson 13: The New Covenant Life

All heaven is interested in the happiness of man. Our heavenly Father does not close the avenues of joy to any of His creatures. ...blood, but will satisfy the heart-longing of all who consent to wear His yoke, to bear His burden. It is His purpose to impart peace and [...]

By |2021-06-19T16:51:02-07:00June 19th, 2021|Sabbath School Notes|Comments Off on Lesson 13: The New Covenant Life

Lesson 12: Covenant Faith

As the penitent sinner, contrite before God, discerns Christ's atonement in his behalf, and accepts this atonement as his only hope in this life and the future life, his sins are pardoned. This is justification by faith. ... ...The sinner may err, but he is not cast off without mercy. [...]

By |2021-06-11T20:18:25-07:00June 11th, 2021|Sabbath School Notes|Comments Off on Lesson 12: Covenant Faith

Lesson 11: New Covenant Sanctuary

The question, What is the sanctuary? is clearly answered in the Scriptures. The term “sanctuary,” as used in the Bible, refers, first, to the tabernacle built by Moses, as a pattern of heavenly things; and, secondly, to the “true tabernacle” in heaven, to which the earthly sanctuary pointed. At the [...]

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Lesson 10: The New Covenant

[I]f the Abrahamic covenant contained the promise of redemption, why was another covenant formed at Sinai? In their bondage the people had to a great extent lost the knowledge of God and of the principles of the Abrahamic covenant. In delivering them from Egypt, God sought to reveal to them [...]

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Lesson 9: Covenant Sign

God created the world in six days and rested upon the seventh. He sanctified and blessed the seventh day and made it His sacred memorial. “Wherefore,” He declares, “the children of Israel shall keep the Sabbath, to observe the Sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.” Exodus 31:16. Those [...]

By |2021-05-29T09:36:17-07:00May 22nd, 2021|Sabbath School Notes|Comments Off on Lesson 9: Covenant Sign