Beth’s Blog

Hope for the Hopeless

I think we as disciples of Christ often fail to comprehend the scope of the power that God has placed within each of us through the Holy Spirit. We have the ability to see good manifested in our lives no matter what outside forces exert…

Tune to Wisdom

Tune your ears to wisdom, and concentrate on understanding. Proverbs 2:2 If you have ever been in a concert band or orchestra, or if you have been to an orchestral concert, you know that it is the oboe to which the entire musical company tunes….

Waiting in God’s Presence

I read a portion of Richard Foster’s Devotional Classics* this morning in my quiet time. I read about Madame Jeanne Guyon, a French woman who spent nearly twenty-five years of her life imprisoned in Vincennes and the Bastille because of her religious beliefs. A gifted…

Manifestation of Your Goals

When we read someone who is writing about the law of attraction talking about things, positions, situations, and so forth as manifesting in life, a Christian’s typical reaction might be, “Oh, no, I don’t believe in magic, and manifesting definitely refers to magic.” Manifest, manifestation,…

China Cabinet

When I was a little girl I remember a collection of small porcelain cats my grandmother had. She displayed them in a curio cabinet that had a special place in the living room. If I was very, very lucky, she would let me take one…