Is Being Content Possible in a Pandemic? -Part 2

Today we have the privilege of sharing the conclusion of Dana Yeakley’s post. If you haven’t had the chance to read the first part, just follow this link. Twenty-two years later in 2017 our 40-year-old son, Michael, while on a bike ride in a mountain park five minutes from our house, died of a heart attack.  At the news, my whole body felt like it … Continue reading Is Being Content Possible in a Pandemic? -Part 2

Is Being Content Possible in a Pandemic? -Part 1

This week we are blessed to have a two part post from one of our previous writers and woman of wisdom, Dana Yeakley. This was written recently about how we can place our hope and contentment in the Lord, even during this Covid-19 Pandemic. Dana models what she writes about as she seeks her strength from the Lord. ~ Beth Most of us would agree … Continue reading Is Being Content Possible in a Pandemic? -Part 1

The Umbrella of Abiding

By Linnette Bachman Recently, I was sitting in meetings where we were discussing future strategic goals for our work. During a discussion on ‘abiding’ staff began asking, “So, to achieve our goal of abiding, are we going to have staff go through a Bible study on abiding? What will we take off our plates in order to be able to abide?” A leader responded to … Continue reading The Umbrella of Abiding

In Her Own Words: An Interview with Melynda Schauer

Today we are getting to know Melynda Schauer with International Student Ministry. I’ve been blessed to connect with Melynda through the blog in recent months and am so encouraged by her heart for ministry. I loved hearing a bit of her story and the way God has faithfully led her to ministry in her home and on campus with international students.  ~ Courtney Introduce yourself … Continue reading In Her Own Words: An Interview with Melynda Schauer