A Spiritual Memoir and Guide for All Ages.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 04:07 PM EDT
Author Susie McCoy reflects on her life and the Lord, passing along invaluable advice for the next generation in her book ‘Blest. Broken. Given.’
Mother Susie N. McCoy, affectionately known as Mother Superior, shares the joy of her life and her journey to God in her memoir, Blest. Broken. Given. Her voice is poignant and relatable, giving those who are on their own journey to the Lord a guide and mentor in McCoy herself. Her life has truly been extraordinary, and her journey is inspiring and encouraging to anyone looking for a nudge in the right direction.
Mother McCoy’s memoir is sharp-witted and honest, and her story is one of hope and love. Her numerous accomplishments in life and in faith are a genuine inspiration to all, regardless of faith. Her determination and indomitable spirit shine through in her memoir, and her refusal to give in even in the face of opposition are truly amazing. Whether it’s her story of how she found Christ, her advice on how to make the best choices for oneself, her meditation on the meaning of faith, or the fact that, even in her 70’s, the Mother Superior McCoy is pursuing higher education, she has not held back on her life at all, giving her all to everything she has done and plans to do.
Using Scripture and experience, McCoy highlights each chapter of her life in tangible chapters of her book, walking readers down her own path and inspiring them along the way on their own. Additionally, her dedication to her beliefs and the betterment of women everywhere make her an example of the best humankind can offer. Blest. Broken. Given. is a compilation of public speeches, inspirational writings, scholarly papers, fundraising programs for women’s groups and churches, and much more. It is the story of a life well lived, and one most assuredly worth reading.
Mother Susie N. McCoy is a precious woman of God who persistently pursues the power of Pentecost through the purity of Christian love. She is a long term resident of Daytona Beach, FL. Mother McCoy earned the Associate of Science and Associate of Arts Degrees from Daytona Beach Community College in 1990. At the age of 70, she graduated with Cum Laude honors and as the salutatorian of her class from the W. L. Bonner College with a Bachelor’s of Religious Studies, specializing in Women’s Ministries. At the age of 73, she graduated with a Master’s of Science in Theology from Liberty University. At the age of 75, she will earn the terminal degree of EdS (Educational Specialist). She plans to complete the remaining 30 dissertation hours for the receipt of an EdD (doctorate in education) by the age 77!
An avid traveler and Missionary; Mother McCoy has spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ throughout the United States, across six continents and the Caribbean Islands. She is the widow of the Late Bishop Ruel B. McCoy of Belize, British Honduras. They remained married thirty-four years prior to his demise in June of 1993.
To find out more about Susie McCoy, visit her website at http://www.themothersuperior.com/