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Rethinking Our 2016 Resolutions

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How are your 2016 New Year’s Resolutions Going? Have they survived the first week?

Are you still on your diet? Are you working out? Texting less? Listening more? Living within your means? Reading your Bible? Praying daily?

I have two thoughts about why our goals and resolutions may not always be effective and too often jettisoned. One thought comes from John Maxwell and the other from Leonard Sweet. Continue reading

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Giving God Pleasure in 2014

GodsPleasureIn twenty days we will turn the page on 2013 to 2014.  You know what that means, don’t you?  New Year’s Resolutions!

Typically resolutions go like this. “In 2014 I resolve to….. go on a diet.  Exercise three times a week.  Pay off my credit cards.  Text less.  Read the Bible daily.  Pray daily.  Be a better Christian.

So how did  that approach work for you  this year?  How many resolutions survived the first month?  Or the first week? Continue reading

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