Towards Rest
Towards Rest
Towards Rest
Towards Rest
Towards Rest
Towards Rest
Towards Rest
Towards Rest
Towards Rest

Towards Rest

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How do we experience rest? Our new book explores this question and its qualities for our lives, rhythms, and conventions today. 

God rests. From the very beginning, rest is marked with sacred significance among all of creation. God calls individuals and communities alike into lives, rhythms, and conventions of rest. More than a mere afternoon nap, rest is a holy orientation and divine chronology that completes life as we know it. Just as God rests, we rest with God.

This book is meant to move us towards rest, into recovering its wisdom and consequence in our lives. As we contemplate and practice these many qualities of rest, may our personal lives be rejuvenated, our families strengthened, and our communities reoriented towards justice and peace. And may we rest with God. Amen. 

Chapters include: 

  1. Rest & God
  2. Rest & Awareness
  3. Rest & Resilience
  4. Rest & Play
  5. Rest & Community
  6. Rest & Pace
  7. Rest & Changing the World

Design aspects: This book is softcover, 160 pages, perfect bound, and printed in full color on uncoated paper in Canada. The dimensions are 6.5 in x 8.5 in.

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A Great Daily Reminder to Rest

Over the pandemic, my husband and I realized that I struggle with rest. Relaxing does not come natural to me. Even in the most beautiful settings in Big Sur, I had anxiety. Towards Rest has created a new daily routine where we sit in silence and learn new ways to appreciate God's creation, lean into His word and press pause, without guilt. It is an incredible feeling that we look forward to sharing with friends and family.

Priscilla G.
United States United States

Love these products

The books engage all my senses. The words sink deep as I look at the visuals. I love how the sections are divided as it makes it easy to ready as slowly as I want. This has been the perfect gift as I travel around America and learn to rest and trust.

United States United States


Great! My boss loves it :)

Alexandra S.
United States United States

A book full of gems and meditative visuals

Still reading this book and there are so many truths and bits of wisdom on rest. Also contains biblical accuracy. 10/10

tamra m.
United States United States

Right on time

This book has put so much of what I’ve been feeling/thinking into beautifully illustrated writings its helped me in so many ways. Just stunning literature.