Returning to dust

click on link below to hear the audio version of this blog post: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/ehFVExyXlvb Psalm 103:14. AMPC For He knows our frame, He [earnestly] remembers and imprints [on His heart] that we are dust.                                                                                                                 To this soil scientist living with chronic illnesses, that verse speaks deep to the soil of my soul on a daily basis. TheContinue reading “Returning to dust”

Fencerows and me

click on link below to listen to recording of this post: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/qYDvFXg2Ztb Isaiah 61:11 ESV The earth causes plants to grow, and a garden causes the seeds planted in it to grow. In the same way the Lord God will make goodness and praise come from all the nations. Have you ever compared your life to an old fencerow?Continue reading “Fencerows and me”

Vulnerability’s value

Here’s a little different take on vulnerability which I wrote for Christian Scholar’s Review. I hope that you might be encouraged by it. Thank you, Christian Scholar’s Review, for encouraging me to keep seeing the V.A.L.U.E. of being vulnerable with others. Even though I wrote this with students in mind, I think it applies toContinue reading “Vulnerability’s value”

Comforting

click on link below for podcast for this post: https://anchor.fm/beth-madison/episodes/Comforting-e1hfen1 If you’re like me today, you could use some verses that hearten in their truth and help in their perspective. Truly comforting. And probably, we both have friends that need to hear these verses today – so, please take a minute and share at leastContinue reading “Comforting”