He Will Give Us Rest

John Ortberg

“The Lord replied, ‘My Presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.’” — Exodus 33:14

In his book “Soul Keeping: Caring For the Most Important Part of You”, Christian author John Ortberg gives commentary on the phrase “He makes me lie down in green pastures” found in Psalm 23 verse 2 and our need for rest:

“‘He makes me lie down.’ He doesn’t invite us to lie down. He doesn’t plead with us to…

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Peter Kennedy

Peter Kennedy

I have been writing devotionals since April 1996. I have 10,000+ subscribers. I am a graduate of Bethel Seminary in San Diego and I am an Executive Pastor.