A Christian Perspective on the World Today

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The Sabbath community

The ancient practices of Sabbath observance offer the opportunity to build deeper relationships that are more healing and ask more of us.

Are You a Workaholic?

Work is a big part of life—but can people be slaves to it? Bruce Manners goes through practical steps to prevent burnout.

From Sunday to Sabbath

Doug Batchelor explains why he switched from observing the Sabbath on Sunday, the first day of the week, to observing it on Saturday, the seventh day.

The beginning

Ed Gallagher says finding hope for the end of the world requires looking in an unexpected place . . .

Why the week has seven days

Most of us take the seven-day week for granted. Marvin Hunt explains how it came to be seven days and not six, eight or 10.

Take a break!

The idea of a sabbatical is catching on, with some businesses essentially paying their employees to NOT work. The benefits of a break, though, are clear.

The ultimate Valentine’s gift

Each February we set aside a day to celebrate romantic love. And Charissa Fong says God has also set aside a day when we celebrate His love for us and ours for Him.

Pet shop prayer

What happened when a young woman shut her shop on the busiest day of the week in order to obey God?

How to keep the Sabbath

There are many ways to enjoy the Sabbath that are in keeping with biblical principles.

Sabbath: Do We Know Which Day It Is?

There've been two calendar changes in the past 2000 years, so a key question about the Sabbath is whether we really know which day it is.

No Heil Hitler!

Paul Cieslar would have had a normal, happy childhood growing up in Wisla, Poland, if not for one thing—the Nazi occupation of his country.

The Forgotten Reformer

The story of Martin Luther's associate, Andreas Karlstadt