Posts Tagged ‘ Nehemiah ’

Taking back Sunday

What does Sunday mean to you?  Is it just another day?  Another opportunity to shop, work, and make money?  What about for your employer?  If you can’t produce or accomplish enough in five days, do they expect you to work 6?  And if you can’t get enough done in 6 days, do you work the 7th?  For most Americans, Sunday is exactly that: just another day.  But for all the money that we’ve made in our culture that is hopelessly devoid of any time set aside for family or worship, and for all the things that we’ve accumulated by using every opportunity possible to spend our earnings, are we any happier?  As a society, have we seen any benefit at all to our obsessive work habits, and lack of disagreement to seven day work weeks? Continue reading