Finding Sabbath this Summer
With everything going on in the world today, vacation may either be at the forefront of your thoughts or the farthest thing from your mind. Because, while many provinces are opening up, the pandemic is still present, and – as government officials are quick to remind us – ready to relapse into a second wave should our vigilance falter. And so, many people are torn between the desire to escape to a secret hideaway or continue to hunker down at home.
The Origins Of Vacations
It’s slightly ironic that the very thing that is keeping people away from relaxing on beaches, going on cruises, or touring a different country is the very thing that started vacations in the first place: disease. In the past, vacations were often prescribed by doctors as a type of healing for the rich.
Read the rest on the Christian Courier's website.