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Sabbath Rest
Sabbath Rest
Litany

Leader: Because the daily pressure of life weighs heavy on our minds, on our bodies, and on our spirits.

All: We need a time of sabbath rest.

Leader: Because the stresses of our culture often leave us feeling burdened and looking for hope.

All: We need a time of sabbath rest.

Leader: Because rest, fun, leisure, and naps help us cope and feel refreshed.

All: We need a time of sabbath rest.

Leader: Because we think more clearly, love more freely, and share more joyfully when we are well rested.

All: We need a time of sabbath rest.

All: Giver of Life, help us recognize when we need to stop and care for ourselves. Allow us to enjoy a sabbath as often as we need one. Allow us to rest without guilt so that we may work with more joy. We are thankful for the gift of sabbath rest. Amen.

About the Author

  • Rev. Dr. Dan Lambert is the Minister at 1st UU of the Palm Beaches in North Palm Beach, Florida.

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