On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave and Guy Waters discuss the Sabbath and the storyline of Scripture, practical benefits of the Sabbath, dangers of neglecting the Sabbath, along with his book, The Sabbath As Rest and Hope for the People of God (Crossway, 2022).

What you’ll hear in this episode

  • How a good understanding of the Sabbath helps us to have a good understanding of Scripture.
  • The purpose of the Sabbath.
  • The dangers of neglecting the Sabbath.
  • The practical benefits of the Sabbath.
  • A response to those who say observing the Sabbath is legalism.
  • Some practical ways to enjoy the Sabbath.
  • What Sabbath observance looks like for Christians under the new covenant.

About Today’s Guest

Guy Prentiss Waters (PhD, Duke University) is James M. Baird Jr. Professor of New Testament and academic dean at Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson. He is the author or editor of fifteen books and numerous chapters, articles, and reviews. He is a teaching elder in the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA).

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