Keep the rest,beat the stress (Part 1)

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‘Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest.” ‘ Matthew 11:28(NLT)

Sometimes, the weight of expectations and responsibilities might wear one out and if support doesn’t come quickly enough, one might buckle under the pressure.

However, Jesus has given us a guaranteed assurance of rest if we go to him. Therefore, we need to go to him and let him ease our burdens. With him, rest is sure and a more fulfilling life is possible.

Practical steps to get the ‘rest’:

1. Accept that you need help with your burdens.

2. Go to Jesus Christ  and pray to him for help with your burdens(mention them).

3. (i)Confess and accept him as your Lord and personal saviour(for those not born-again yet).

(ii) Confess and reaffirm his Lordship over your life(for the redeemed).

4. Thank him for the…

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