Bethany Durys is part of the curriculum team, writing and editing Worship, Word & Way for children at Northland and around the world. She also is part of the children's ministry team, overseeing their social media and helping with various projects and events. Bethany holds a master's degree in education from Concordia University and an undergraduate degree in psychology and education. Before moving to Florida, she was coordinator for Houghton College's adult degree completion program. For more than 35 years, she has volunteered in ministry with children and youth, including leadership in student ministries.
Bethany and her husband, Chris, have a son and daughter, Taylor and Emily. The family has attended Northland since 2003. Having homeschooled for 15 years, Bethany continues to encourage homeschooling parents and families.