Restored Wings Home Sensory Room

Sensory Rooms are so beneficial for women who suffer from PTSD. Here are a couple of articles about Sensory Rooms. Sensory rooms are also called multisensory rooms or comfort rooms (MacDaniel, 2009). In essence, they are specialized rooms with environments that are designed to facilitate relaxation and self-organization (Champagne and Sayer, 2003; Champagne and Stromberg, 2004; […]

Rejuvenation from the Inside Out

On Friday at the Restored Wings Home, one of our residents said to me as I walked by her in the living room, “I love it here.” I said,  “Well, I am so glad to hear that.” The resident then said, “What you do is great and I’m thankful for all you do for us. […]

“My Brokenness IEP Plan”

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] My Brokenness IEP Plan By Michelle Myers I realized tonight, as we discussed our brokenness, how far I have come.  I used to try and hide my brokenness.  I used to deny it.  I used to get offended when someone pointed it out.  I used to get offended when […]

“Be Real”

Be Real I was driving to Wednesday night bible study, which is new for me. As I’m driving, I am thinking back to church and remember something said that day, “Be Real.” That makes me think about Rejuvenating Women’s Thursday night Bible study and what we’re studying, which is forgiveness, so “Be real” keeps popping […]

“Forgiving Myself”

Forgiving Myself By Michelle Myers Yesterday morning, I was sitting in the orthodontist’s office waiting for my daughter to have her braces adjusted.  When she is done, they normally just bring her out, tell me everything is good, and we go on our way.  I usually use this waiting time to do my daily Bible […]

“One of the Hardest Things”

“One of the Hardest Things” ~ by Tammy Hudson Forgiveness is probably one of the hardest things we will ever have to do. The thought of forgiving someone who has truly hurt us seems almost unbearable. Yet, the burden of carrying around the bitterness and resentments will harm us more throughout our lives. We stay […]

WE EXIST TO RESTORE LIVES

 WE EXIST TO RESTORE LIVES “REACHING WOMEN WHO DESIRE REDEMPTION, HEALING AND FREEDOM THROUGH JESUS CHRIST.” Rejuvenating Women’s Redemption Home Fund “No woman is without a voice. No woman is left abandoned. No woman is left without hope.” Rejuvenating Women is dedicated to restoring the lives of women who are experiencing hurt and shame in […]

You Are NOT Your Past

You Are Not Your Past Your Past Doesn’t Define Your Future. Our past can be so painful, that when we hear that song….you know, that one song,  or when we see someone who caused us pain, it can “triggers” us into that dark place again.  The pain is deep and it’s real.  It’s as real […]

“Grief”

He was despised and rejected–     a man of sorrows, acquainted with deepest grief. We turned our backs on him and looked the other way.     He was despised, and we did not care. Isaiah 53: 3 With a sharp intake of breath, the air rushes into my pink lungs. It has the consistency of cotton, and […]

“The Healing Language of Art” – by Christy Denne

The Healing Language of Art There are roughly 6,700 languages spoken in the world today. Each of these languages are comprised of thousands upon thousands words organized together to form sentences, paragraphs, exclamations, and conversations. But who can relate to that moment when the dark night of the soul envelops you, grief begins to take […]