Author Archives: Becky Daye

Steadfast

  For the past eight years, I have chosen “One Word” to focus on in the new year. It has been a practice that has benefited me greatly and the Lord has used it in many ways to strengthen me and to cause growth. As 2019 was ending, I was hopeful that 2020 would be a better year. 2019 was […]

We Wish You a Merry Christmas!

Dear Family and Friends, This year has not been what any of us hoped for when we were anticipating 2020. The unexpected, the uncertainties and the unprecedented nature of this year have left all of us reeling. Yet this year has brought joy in the midst of sorrow, hope when all seemed lost and a deeper love for others. As this […]

Twenty (Favorite) Books in 2020- Part 2

I set out to write a single post about my “Twenty (Favorite) Books in 2020” and quickly realized that the post was too long. If you want to read Part 1, you can do that here. This post contains books 11 through 20. 11. “Hope When it Hurts” by Kristen Wetherell and Sarah Walton When you go through a difficult […]

Twenty (Favorite) Books in 2020

  It’s been a terrible year. The worst ever. Yet I read more this year than I ever have before. Scripture, good books and comforting songs became my lifeline. Without Jesus, I am not sure I would have made it through. It was a terrible year, but God has been so kind. His love for me has not failed. I […]

Pick Up Your Cross

One of my favorite memories from my childhood is singing along with Kid’s Praise music. Anyone else grow up listening to Psalty the Singing Songbook? One of the songs from the Kid’s Praise #2 album is “If Any Man”.  The lyrics are straight from Matthew 16:24. If any man come after me, Let him deny himself, Pick up his cross, […]