There is heart-trouble. Those who have found rest in Christ, remember where you found it. 2. As man He is absent; as God He is still present. Study the gospels. (3) Rest, that is, fortitude. Faith in operation. The menu. On being answered, "Yes," she asked, "Have you come to Jesus? Major Prophets The most obvious is Christ historically taught.2. Moreover the Father has given all things into His hands in the sense of government. Rest in the will from its former corrupt propensities.3. Because He is the appointed mediator — "All things are delivered unto me of My Father."2. (4) There is the restlessness of sin. Moreover, you turn these taps in your room without thinking of it; and yet you have here a proof that God is taking care of the labour-burdened, and ought to remember how Christ has said, "Come unto Me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest." Rees. He understands both persons on whose behalf He mediates.6. In creation, the rest of God is exhibited as a sense of power which nothing wearies. The Son of God is inviting you to come unto Him. )It is not a local coming to Christ, which is now impossible, but a movement of heart and mind to Him.I. Those who are heavy laden by speculative pursuits in matters of.religion. )Invitation based on saving powerMatthew Hole.In a previous verse our Lord had said, "All things are delivered unto me by My Father: meaning that all power is given unto Him for the instructing, ruling, and saving of mankind; from whence He infers those comfortable words in the text.I. II. II. He said to His apostles, "Lo, I am with you always; even unto the end of the, world."III. Such as are endeavouring to erect an edifice of righteousness out of their own performances. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point )The reality of restThomas Brooks. "(Matthew Hole. Wisdom Literature )Resting on the BibleIn Newport church, in the Isle of Wight, lies buried the Princess Elizabeth (daughter of Charles the First). Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. And this a great cause of fatigue; we cannot keep up with ourselves; one part of our nature lags behind another. (1) Rest, that is, peace. Fill it up, fill it up!" The Old Testament I will not show you rest, nor barely tell you of rest, but I will give you rest. "Come," saith Christ, "and I will give you rest." A marble monument, erected by our Queen Victoria, records in a touching way the manner of her death. A. Bible Language English. I will not show you rest, nor barely tell you of rest, but I will give you rest. A. Many sermons have been preached out of this verse but all of them have two common mistakes. Jesus lived to please the Father. Sooner or later we will find that the trials of life are heavier than we can bear. Such as are endeavouring to erect an edifice of righteousness out of their own performances.4. This is the first thing that Jesus promises to you who come to Him and learn of Him. Come to Me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Sin always imposes burdens upon the sinner. 1994 years since He came into the world. He said, "I came not to do My own will, but the will of the Father who sent Me. How is this city of a million and a quarter supplied with water? There is soul-trouble. "Come," saith Christ, "and I will give you rest." Then rest will come in proportion as we become meek and lowly like Christ. (1) Rest, not lethargy. 2. Matthew 11:28 - 11:30. Go into countries partly civilized, and you find a few public pumps or wells, and the multitudes go there. I am faithfulness itself, and cannot lie, I will give you rest. The world has worn some of you out. Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters, Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores. (3)In looking to the mercy of God irrespective of Christ's propitiatory sacrifice.II. Go into the house: long ago, needlewomen, from early morn until night, and late into the night, stitched carefully, slowly, regularly, on their endless task. Worn out? )Rest for the wearyD. A. Bertram.Both the Wesleys, and Whitefield also, fell for a time into the same mistake. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. Tuck, B. 3. … W. Beecher.1. What is it that Jesus first says? Some work too hard; some too little. The Gospels Go out into the fields. G. Barrett.There are three sorts of trouble.1. Turn your eyes over to this light, and whence comes it, and how? The heart is filled with love. 3. There are those who seek Christ by a sentimental and humanitarian method. A. Men seek to come to Him speculatively. "(Matthew Hole. Bertram. (Stems and Twigs. All Scripture quotes, unless otherwise indicated, are from the New King James Version.) A. 6. Scripture: Matthew 11:28-29 Source: Illustration Exchange . Literally, when lie was on earth.2. It is one of present accomplishment.(D. The observances of Christianity were few and simple, neither occupying much time, nor incurring much expense. )Christ's restStems and Twigs.I. Read it for yourself. He declared that He was meek and lowly in heart. We are used to getting invitations. What was the old way? Not isolation or routine. In creation, the rest of God is exhibited as a sense of power which nothing wearies. Now look at the sewing-machine, and see the amount of work that can be done without, comparatively speaking, human toil. OF WHOM IS THIS BLESSING TO BE OBTAINED. 4. Moreover, you turn these taps in your room without thinking of it; and yet you have here a proof that God is taking care of the labour-burdened, and ought to remember how Christ has said, "Come unto Me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest." c. I think that it was Frank Sinatra who used to sing, "I Did It My Way" I am afraid that we all have sung that song. He puts the matter very exclusively. This morning at the close of this message we will have what we call "The Invitation". 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”. Do nothing else but come to Him.Arguments which the Saviour used: —1. In creation, the rest of God is exhibited as a sense of power which nothing wearies. Johnson, M. Spurgeon. Through a series of moral, practical endeavours to live the life which He has prescribed for us.(H. APPLICATION. h. The more you know Him, the more you will love Him, because you will learn of His great love for you. We come to Him; we can find and approach Him. THE CLASS OF PERSONS that our Saviour wan supposed to have in view.1. Through a series of moral, practical endeavours to live the life which He has prescribed for us. As she raised a glass of water, everyone expected they’d be asked the “half empty or half full” question. Turn to Christian lands, and what are they? Raising herself, she asked, "Do you mind my coming very close to you? 3. 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