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Rebecca Yauger

Becky is a writer and blogger. She's a three time contributor to various Chicken Soup for the Soul books and writes about real friendship and relationships, and all the ties that bond us. She's the former Web Manager and Vice-President for ACFW (acfw.com). Becky is a proud wife, mother, grandmother and 3-time cancer survivor.

Guideposts Magazine – His Mysterious Ways

My very first paying publication was in Guideposts Magazine in their “His Mysterious Ways” column.  Since then, they have taken that article and added it to their compilation book of “His Mysterious Ways” stories. Recently, my hubby ran across this version on their website.  I must admit, I’ve never heard […]

Perspective for the New Year

There’s nothing like gaining perspective and an attitude adjustment on the first day of the new year.  Tragically, my husband and I lost a dear friend from our church life group the morning of January 1st.  We were shocked and saddened to receive the news. Our friend was a wonderful, […]

Being Thankful in the New Year

I’ve talked about gratitude before in a post from September, and I’m going to recycle part of that post again today.  I think it’s especially fitting as we face the New Year. Thankfulness should come more than every November.  We need to live our lives with a spirit of gratitude.  […]

The Real Reason for the Season

We all want to focus on the “reason for the season” at Christmas and celebrate Jesus’ birthday. But it’s very easy to get swept up in the commercialism, present-buying, and traveling hoopla that also surrounds Christmas.  I admit it… I love a lot of it. Tonight, our church began the […]