Beth’s Blog

God of Creation

Have you ever come upon a view in nature that moved you to tears? Maybe it was coming around a bend in the road and seeing a red barn nestled among the trees across a verdant Tennessee pasture. Maybe it was on an African safari…

After Irene, then What?

We have just made it through the ravages of Hurricane Irene and I’m convinced that there are a lot of whiners in our nation. The news this morning and tonight was all about how “unnecessarily over prepared” the government was in the face of Hurricane…

Pruning Roses

I inherited nearly 100 rose bushes when Ivan and I bought our current home. The former owner was obviously someone for whom roses held a dear place in the heart. The second Winter we lived there, I pruned all these rose bushes myself. Oh my….

Daily Bread

There is a restaurant in Claremont that I really like called Le Pain Quotidien. The name means “The Daily Bread.” I thought about Le Pain Quotidien this morning as I was reflecting upon the Lord’s Prayer: “Give us this day our daily bread…” Freshly baked…