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Alive and Wells with Lorna and Tauren Wells

Ep 5: Rest

11/30/2022 00:42:50
Ep 5: Rest
As a Christian, why should we prioritize rest in our lives? 

In this week's episode Lorna and Tauren have an honest conversation about the power of rest and share their own struggles with slowing down, encouraging us to see that God created rest to be a rhythm of our lives that we should be living from, not working from. 

In this episode they cover: 

Lorna and Tauren's upbringing and exposure to work (1:30)

Why it's important to understand how God created us (3:17)

How Tauren's work ethic was built (4:42) 

How Lorna's work ethic was built (9:57) 

Why women feel guilt in resting (13:25)

The pattern and principle of rest (14:47)

Understanding that rest was a part of God's creative process (16:52)

How to rest even if the house is messy (19:19)

Knowing that God does way more when we step back (20:46)

The importance of having a good work ethic AND a good rest ethic (23:48)

Breaking down seed, time and harvest (29:15)

Spiritual rest (36:53)

The power of resting in God (39:25) 

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Check out Tauren Wells's new album "Joy in the Morning" on taurenwells.com

Check out the "Breathe" book by Priscilla Shirer here

Alive and Wells with Lorna and Tauren Wells

Welcome into the Wells family! Listen as Lorna & Tauren share their lessons, struggles and some of the inspiring things that God has given them through their marriage, four boys and careers. In each episode of this podcast they tackle topics like marriage, parenting, careers, callings, enneagrams, rest, generosity and many more things that are core to them. Through their transparency you'll know that you're not alone in your struggles. We all know this life isn't perfect, but it can be exciting because God's in it, this is Alive and Wells! 



This is so uplifting. Love the book suggestions and pay it forward, love this honesty and transparency snd the biblical affirmation in all the principals you are teaching and discussing!

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I love the authentic approach and the loving approach you bring to this podcast. I enjoy listening and learning from you both