10 Ways to Redeem Your Quarantine »

Live on Mission and Build Community in Your Home During COVID-19 There are only so many board games one family can play and still enjoy it! I was realizing during my fourth game of cards the other night, if I want to foster unity in my home, we need to focus on something outside of […]

10 Principios de Trauma para Practicar durante el COVID-19 »

Sabemos que tu bandeja de entrada está llena de este tipo de mensajes, garantizandote lo que se está haciendo “con mucha precaución” con respecto al COVID-19. Queríamos compartir algunos principios que puedes tener a mano cuando platiques o estés orando sobre esta situación actual. Por favor, sepan que todavía estamos en la misión de atender […]

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Living as a Child of God »

This month, I’ve been thinking about the difference between living as a child of God and living with more of what I think of as an “orphan spirit.”  I know I’m a child of God. I know what John 1 talks about – I understand that means I’ve been forgiven, redeemed, reconciled, called, and loved. […]

To Love is to Give »

In this month of love, Beth shares about the Hebrew word “ahavah” and how it can shape our ideas about love. Listen in as she reveals the practice she and Todd developed 15 years ago to fight busyness and fatigue in their marriage. Never miss an episode of Around the Kitchen Table: Subscribe on YouTube […]

6 Truths I Want My Daughters to Understand About Real Love »

Last year I wrote a blog about what I wanted my four sons, age 16-21, to understand about real love. Since then, I’ve been thinking about creating something similar for our daughters. With the world sending so many wrong messages on what love is, my hope is they read these words and hear my voice […]

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God Won’t Waste Anything »

Happy New Year! January is a great time to ask ourselves what we want God to do in and through us in the coming year. It’s also a time to remind ourselves that He wastes nothing. Join Beth today as she shares about an intense surgery she went through in 2016, and the many lessons […]

A King Who Comes to All Circumstances »

In this episode of Around the Kitchen Table, Beth shares briefly about a beloved member of her and Todd’s family, Meme, who was recently called Home to be with Jesus. She reflects on how, in Meme’s final moments, worship was all she could recall from memory; she shares about the place where Jesus came to […]

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Sowing Truth in Our Hearts »

Join Beth as she shares how sometimes, God gives us only bite-sized Truths to sustain us in a particular moment and carry us to the next. By whispering truths to their adopted son through the adoption process, Beth and Todd relearned, and were able to teach one of their children, this is why we sew […]

We Can’t Fix What God Wants to Heal »

Say yes to pressing in. When we make space for God, He’ll come fill it, and with His presence comes healing. Beth shares some of her tactics for Spiritual warfare, including a Spanish word: Basta, and a reminder that the enemy overplays his hand – he’s bluffing. Buy Reckless Faith: a 40-day journey to saying […]

Always Within God’s Reach »

Is there anything in your life you have felt God couldn’t possibly care about, because all He has to focus on? In this episode, Beth shares about a problem she had and the solution God inevitably put into motion before she ever knew there needed to be one. She also shares this moment and how […]

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