Randy Alcorn's Blog: rest

Enjoying Rest, Now and in the Life to Come

By Randy Alcorn | October 8, 2012
It’s ironic that it takes such effort to set aside time for rest, but it does. For me, and for many of us, it’s difficult to guard our schedules, but it’s worth it. 

Longing for God and Joy, from Augustine

By Randy Alcorn | February 11, 2008
Aurelius Augustine, 354-430 AD, was a church father and theologian who made a remarkable impact, to the point that nearly all of us today are in his debt for some of the distinctives of our theology. 

Resting and Wrestling

By Randy Alcorn | November 23, 2009
I was listening to a John Piper message on Hebrews 12, titled "The Painful Discipline of Our Heavenly Father," and appreciated this introduction, so I’m sharing it with you. 

Ten Suggestions to Help You Relax Through Sleep

By Randy Alcorn | February 26, 2016
A godly Bible teacher was asked what helped him most to walk in the Spirit. Of course, he studied God’s Word and met with the Lord daily. But his surprising reply to the question was this: “Getting eight hours of sleep each night.”