{To Do}

Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. {Matthew 11:28}

I’ve got something missing from my “To Do” list…

Do you?

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Today I’m taking part in the Faith Barista Jam on “Rest” over at Bonnie‘s place. Click over to see what others in the Faith Barista community are talking about.


25 thoughts on “{To Do}

  1. Now thats interesting. Every day I plan out my day, look at my work calendar, and make sure I have everything “in place”. Wouldn’t it be neat to set an appointment for my time with God? :)

    1. As I sat there with an ever increasing list of chores and errands, God showed me what a different “To Do” list could be:

      * Hug Eli * Sing praise songs * Lie on the floor with Ezra and look at cars * Talk to my husband. * Call a friend to chat. * Take a nap

      So often I don’t view these things as priorities. He was impressing on me that these are the things that should take precedence.

  2. I probably could have designed my bedroom around that verse, too!
    He gives us REST if we just COME. Sounds like a pretty good deal to me!

    1. I love the idea of designing your room around a verse! There’s such an intentionality to it. What did you do in your room to promote rest?

  3. Your handwriting is gorgeous!
    But I suppose that’s really not the point… ;)

    Thank you for this. It’s so timely and I always admire a girl who understands the appeal of being succinct. (I, on the other hand, do not…)

    Have a restful weekend!

  4. I’m not good at the written list—I tend to lose it. Today my mental list simply has rest til 5 PM on it. (Yes, not being a mother is immensely helpful in this case.) Wonderful post, Melissa!

  5. Thanks so much for the challenge. I love the way you did that. Very creative. I’m not perfect at this, but I have time on my calendar called, “God’s Time.” 5:30 am comes way too early some mornings for me. Unfortunately, I sometimes push God off until later in the day. Thanks for the challenge to stay on track.

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