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All the Printed Materials for the “Home at R.E.S.T.” Series

By | 2019-05-01T02:21:36+00:00 April 30th, 2019|Blog|

Below is all the Printed materials for the "A Home at R.E.S.T." Video Series - The Playlist for the Series is on our YouTube Channel.  You will find each session in a WORD or PDF format, along with the Positive Confessions document in WORD. The featured image is our family room and that little [...]

Look to the Lilies … and Watch What Happens Next!

By | 2019-03-22T15:42:04+00:00 March 22nd, 2019|Blog|

"Look to the lilies and how they grow..." Luke 12:27 I had one of those mornings - started off with reading Psalm 62, then Samantha came into the room and read to me her devotional from her new book, "Embraced." And in both times of just sitting and listening, it was this one thought that stayed [...]

A Home at Rest – Devotional R.E.S.T. – Video 13

By | 2019-03-19T00:36:35+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Blog|

Hi! It's Monday and that means --- our final video of the series. Y'all, can you believe that we have been going steady for 13 straight videos together? I'm going to miss you, but we're just going to have to keep going! I looked at all your suggestions and thoughts on what you would [...]

A Home at Rest – Recreational R.E.S.T. – Video 12

By | 2019-03-12T10:06:32+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Blog|

Hi friends! Well, here we are at the next to the last video in our "A Home at Rest" series and this is only 13 minutes in length, and I hope this one video will really really encourage "recreation" in our lives ... as regularly as we have work, rest, and so many other [...]

Spring Brings New Life to a Madison Family’s Home

By | 2019-03-11T17:48:03+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Blog|

It was spring of 2016 when I drove up a long driveway that was shadowed by beautiful oak trees.  I had a feeling things were fixing to get real interesting. And they did! As I parked my car, I couldn't help but notice the quiet. The beauty of the surroundings was simple and natural, [...]

A Home at Rest – Occupational R.E.S.T. – Video & WORKSHEET

By | 2019-03-08T01:00:32+00:00 March 8th, 2019|Blog|

  Heey! Well, here we are - finally at the "Occupational Rest" category of our life. Hmmmmm, that could take us down so many roads, right? After all, we have so many different occupations represented in this one group of women who are participating in the "Home at Rest" series.   But as I [...]

A Home at Rest – Emotional/Mental R.E.S.T. – Video 10 (Prt 3)

By | 2019-03-06T11:40:13+00:00 March 5th, 2019|Blog|

Happy New Day!! The sun is rising and it's going to be another amazing day! Here is the next and FINAL video in "A Home at R.E.S.T. - Emotional/Mental Rest Part 3"  -- This one video is 38 minutes so you may want to get the kiddos down for nap, make a cup of [...]

A Home a Rest – Emotional/Mental R.E.S.T. – Video 9 (Prt 2)

By | 2019-02-28T23:55:55+00:00 February 28th, 2019|Blog|

Have you ever faced a situation or a circumstance in your life that was so emotionally and mentally challenging that you honestly didn't know if you were going to make it? Have you ever hurt so deeply or had such a mental load or were overwrought with thoughts of rejection, betrayal, hurt, fear, worry [...]

A Home at Rest – Emotional/Mental R.E.S.T. – Video 8 (Prt 1)

By | 2019-02-26T00:31:34+00:00 February 26th, 2019|Blog|

Hi friends! Well, we finally made it to this one area of our life - Emotional and Mental Rest.  You know, I've noticed on YouTube that the views are getting less and less on the videos, and that typically happens in bible study series. But, here's what I would love to ask you to [...]

A Home at Rest – Financial R.E.S.T. – Video 7

By | 2019-02-22T01:29:17+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|Blog|

Hey friends! Well, I had a great experience today and I just have to tell you about it. I was walking into Kroger and I saw this very attractive lady coming out with her buggy, (yeees, it's a buggy in Mississippi, not a basket!)haha, and she was smiling and just looked very happy. And [...]


By | 2019-02-19T21:05:31+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Blog|

This is a video I made in response to some questions I had gotten from some of you about the "PHYSICAL" area of rest in our wanted just a wee bit more info. on Plant Paradox, hypothyroidism, and how to bring R.E.S.T. into the physical areas of our life and home. So, here [...]

A Home at Rest – Relational R.E.S.T. – Video 6

By | 2019-02-23T15:42:40+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Blog|

Hi friends! Well, we made it already to Video #6 and it is one that is so so so incredibly important IF we are going to live, truly live, in biblical rest. This is the biggy, because we are going to see how our vertical relationship with God is in connection with our horizontal [...]

A Home at Rest – Physical R.E.S.T. – Video 5

By | 2019-02-19T20:43:45+00:00 February 15th, 2019|Blog|

Happy Valentines Day! I hope you have felt the love today through family and friends ... and maybe even a very friendly co-worker who just happened to make your day! <3  Either way, knowing how deeply and profoundly loved we are by Jesus Christ, makes this day one of my favorite to celebrate with [...]

A Home at Rest – Spiritual R.E.S.T. – Video 4

By | 2019-02-19T20:42:45+00:00 February 12th, 2019|Blog|

Hi friends! Well, have you had a wonderful Monday? Did you enjoy "rest" today? One thing we are going to talk about this Thursday (Valentines Day video) is how to create what I've come to call "rest routines" in my day. These routines are so a part of my life now only because of [...]