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Sunset to Sunset: God's Sabbath Rest [Kindle Edition]

United Church of God
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The publisher offers this ebook for free at ucg.org/bible-study-aid/sunset-sunset-gods-sabbath-rest/

Overwhelmed? Need a day off... a break? Maybe it's time to learn the truth about the Sabbath.

Everyone, it seems, lives his or her life at a breakneck pace, constantly rushing here and there to get everything done. Technological advances that once promised more leisure time now seem only to push us further behind, making it ever more difficult to catch up.

So we frantically scramble. We feel out of touch—out of touch with our spouse, out of touch with our families, out of touch with the world around us and, perhaps most of all, out of touch with God. Is there a way to get back in touch?

In the Bible, God gives us a solution written within the Ten Commandments. It's a commandment that gives us time for a welcome, refreshing rest from our weekly labors, a time during which we must no longer be absorbed in our ordinary daily cares and concerns—a time for spiritual rejuvenation.

Inside the ebook, "Sunset to Sunset: God's Sabbath Rest", you will read why God commanded a day of rest and the purpose for it. You will discover the answers to which day is the Sabbath, why the Sabbath is relevant for all of us today and why this day of rest makes sense in today's world. Join us for a journey through the Bible to discover the importance of God's Sabbath rest.

Chapters in this ebook:

-- The Sabbath: In the Beginning
-- When Is the Sabbath Day to Be Kept?
-- Which Day Is the Sabbath?
-- Names for Saturday in Many Languages Prove Which Day Is the True Sabbath
-- Jesus Christ and the Sabbath
-- Just What is Legalism?
-- Was the Sabbath Changed in the New Testament?
-- Was Sunday the New Testament Day of Worship?
-- Was God's Law Abolished in the New Testament?
-- Why is the Sabbath Commandment Not Repeated in the New Testament?
-- Surprising Admissions About the Sabbath and Sunday
-- "There Remains a Sabbath-Rest for the People of God"
-- A Sign of God's People
-- God's Sabbath in Today's World
-- The Sabbath in the Age to Come
-- What is True Worship?
-- Our Appointment With God
-- A Test for You?

Inside this Bible Study Aid ebook:

"God, Creator of the Sabbath, determines when the day begins and ends, and it was observed from sunset to sunset throughout the Bible. His Sabbath begins Friday evening at sunset and ends Saturday evening at sunset."

"Jesus Himself clearly denied that He intended to change or abolish the Sabbath or any part of God’s law. “Do not think that I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets,” He said. “I did not come to destroy but to fulfill” (Matthew 5:17)."

"Many who argue that the Sabbath was abolished in the New Testament point to the apostle Paul’s writings to justify their view. But is this opinion correct? They commonly cite three passages to support that claim—Romans 14:5-6, Colossians 2:16-17 and Galatians 4:9-10."

"Here we see God’s true intent for the Sabbath: It is part of a proper, loving relationship with Him. It is a matter of honoring God."

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  • File Size: 170 KB
  • Print Length: 90 pages
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  • Publisher: United Church of God; 4 edition (January 3, 2012)
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  • Language: English
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6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Booklet April 8, 2012
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I urge all to read this booklet. Many have always wondered about God's Sabbath. This booklet explains it easily and simply as well as scriptually. A must read.
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Since I was a small child, I was taught to rest on the sabbath and keep holy yet did not fully understand what this really meant. If felt more like a command and an obligation rather than a happy choice. Still it did make sense to me SOME and I did my best to do this over the years.
Then came this superb book because not only is it like you are taking a great mini course, it is like the teachers/pastors are guiding you in how to keep the Sabbath holy, why would you WANT to do this, how to do this and best of all, scriptures in the Old Testament and in the New Testament teaching about the Sabbath day as a day of rest.

Love the part in the book where Hebrews 4:3-11 is mentioned because this explains how resting on the very importance of this. This was so meaningful to me that I went to biblegateway.com and found those scriptures and saved them in a bookmark in my computer! When I need to rest spiritually and physically, this is so encouraging!

Highly recommend this book!
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5.0 out of 5 stars awesome May 17, 2013
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This is a very informative read. It makes you think and want to make your walk with the LORD better.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Very good book. May 6, 2013
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Book covers the Sabbath well, packed with lots of good information. Based on Gods Word and includes the references so you can look them up!
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5.0 out of 5 stars God's Sabbath Rest April 12, 2013
By KRJ
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This booklet is well researched, written and explained. It is must reading for those who have questions why Christians don't have the Sabbath on Sunday.
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5.0 out of 5 stars united church of god February 1, 2014
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this book is excellent in giving a cornucopia of information on the nature of and reasons behind gods sabbath days according to my wife.
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4.0 out of 5 stars What American doesn't need a day of rest January 30, 2014
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The booklet makes it clear that the Sabbath rest is for mankind, not just Jews. There's little argument, even among theologians, as to what day is the God ordained day. As with so many things, it is a choice. Not an easy one but a choice.
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This booklet is written in an easy to follow way and I appreciate that everything is backed up with scripture.
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About the United Church of God
The literature provided is published by the United Church of God, an International Association, which has ministers and local congregations in the United States and many countries around the world. We trace our origins to the Church that Jesus founded in the early first century. We follow the same teachings, doctrines and practices established then. Our commission is to proclaim the gospel of the coming Kingdom of God to all the world as a witness and teach all nations to observe what Christ commanded (Matthew 24:14; 28:19, 20).


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A Church led by God's Holy Spirit, joined and knit together by what every member supplies, with all doing their share and growing in love to fulfill God's great purpose for humanity to bring many children to glory (Ephesians 4:16; Hebrews 2:10).


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The mission of the Church of God is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and the Kingdom of God in all the world, make disciples in all nations and care for those disciples.

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