Seek Peace

Seek Peace

Sometimes when I am booked for radio shows, I am introduced as Theology Expert (or Bible Expert), Beth Misner. I have had multiple conversations with my husband, Ivan, about this, because it always makes me uncomfortable. Although I have two degrees in theology, I...

Treasure Your Loved Ones

Treasure Your Loved Ones

This is me with my dad -- moments before a life-changing experience for our whole family. I flew to Texas on August 27th to be with my parents during a short out-patient procedure to repair a problem which had developed in my dad's throat. Little did we know that only...

Treating Others Well

Treating Others Well

My daddy taught me how to drive when I was just 12 years old and living in Texas, and he taught me on an automatic transmission, not a stick shift. We always had automatics growing up─I never had to learn how to use a clutch and shift. During college I decided I...

Necessity is the Mother of Invention

Necessity is the Mother of Invention

I never dreamed when I studied for my Sports Nutrition Certification that I would ever need that knowledge for quite such a personal use. Looking back, I can see that God was preparing me well for what was ahead for us. When Ivan received the prostate cancer diagnosis...

Christian Meditation and Spiritual Formation

Christian Meditation and Spiritual Formation

You can hardly read any article on stress reduction without finding encouragement to practice meditation. And the recommendations do not include Jesus or the Bible, you can be sure! However, there are Christian communities where Christ-centered meditation is taught...

Interesting Grocery Store Contrast

Interesting Grocery Store Contrast

I was in line today behind a lady with a cart just as full as mine was. As she unloaded her purchases, I was noticing frozen, cooked foods, lunch meats, croissants, ice cream, cookies, and many other normal grocery purchases for the average American family. As she got...

ABUNDANT HEALTH

Abundant Health with Beth Misner was developed to help individuals through the process of healing the body through healthy living, nutrition, meditation practices or spiritual counseling.

ABUNDANT HEALTH

Abundant Health with Beth Misner was developed to help individuals through the process of healing the body through healthy living, nutrition, meditation practices or spiritual counseling.

What about the Misner Plan?

What about the Misner Plan?

Today I'd like to take that question out in the open and see how it looks in the light of day. It was my first reaction upon hearing my radiologist say to me that the lump I had found on my breast self exam was a problem and needed to come out. "How is that even...

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More Surprise Gifts Pouring In

More Surprise Gifts Pouring In

In Part 1, I wrote about my responses in first learning that I have small breast tumor that my doctors believe to be highly likely to be malignant. Here is what transpired next:   After going to one of the most skilled breast surgeons at MD Anderson, Ivan and I...

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Surprise Gifts are the Best Gifts of All!

Surprise Gifts are the Best Gifts of All!

My husband, Ivan, hates surprises. Me, I LOVE them. He succeeded in completely surprising me for my 40th birthday, even though all my family had flown in from near and far. I knew it had to be happening that weekend, but he pulled it off. What I thought was just a...

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