I like this time of year because it gives us the opportunity to reflect on the past year and set some new priorities for the upcoming year.  It is a great time to establish or re-establish some much needed, good habits.

To be honest, it usually comes down to this. I need to exercise more, read the Bible more, have more quiet time alone with God and more reading in general. I also need to watch less TV. The fact is, Misty and I only get NBC, ABC 45 and Public Television but it never fails, we still spend a good bit of time in front of the television. 

We need to set goals for ourselves. For example, reading through a new version of the Bible on a daily basis through the next year.  J.I. Packer said: “I’ve been telling people for years that every Christian worth his salt ought to read the Bible from cover to cover every year.”

Wow, what a statement, kinda makes you mad huh! Let’s turn it to joy and take the challenge.

Fasting is a great way to reestablish habits and priorities. It helps you focus and get on the right track with your Spiritual life as well as doing great things for your health.

Ronnie