In our church culture we have had topics that always engender some debate. Among these would be the holy day calendar’s rules of postponement, the use of sacred names, and of course, today’s topic – eating out on the Sabbath. Let’s take a look at the scriptures that some would use to say that Christians should not eat out on the Sabbath as well as the ramifications of that point of view.
Randy D’Alessandro served as pastor for the United Church of God congregations in Chicago, Illinois, and Beloit, Wisconsin, from 2016-2021. Randy previously served in Raleigh, North Carolina (1984-1989); Cookeville, Tennessee (1989-1993); Parkersburg, West Virginia (1993-1997); Ann Arbor and Detroit, Michigan (1997-2016).