The biblical theology of the Messiah in relationship to the sabbath appears in many passages, in prophecy, in the Gospels, and in the book of Hebrews. It includes key topics such drawing near to God, salvation by grace, holiness, sacrifice, abuse, and more. . . . The audio-only podcast version is here.
The work and sabbath of God is the basis for the sabbath and work of man. The pattern for man is reversed: life/rest and then work. Man’s true sabbath is to rest in God, then good works flow from it. This means the Old Law was ceremonial.