Separation and Division Meet Love

Separation and Division Meet Love

I have been watching the progress of the so-called Islamic State (IS) with a heightened sense of awareness of how extremism in ANY religion can lead to extreme separation and division. Separation and division create a mind-set where it almost becomes not only okay,...
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...
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...
Mothers are the Best!

Mothers are the Best!

Mother’s Day is coming. It is, without a doubt, one of my favorite days of the year. I love being the mom. I have always loved being the mom. More and more as I age I realize that many of the ways I am the mom reflect the ways my mother was the mom when I was the kid....