New Year · Spiritual Discipline · Spiritual Growth · Word

new year… new word…

When your words came, I ate them; they were my joy and my heart’s delight, for I bear your name, Lord God Almighty. Jeremiah 15:16 NIV I’ve practiced this spiritual discipline for several years now… the discipline of asking God for one word as a theme for the year… A word to speak to my…… Continue reading new year… new word…

Light · New Year · Word

a new word for the new year… light…

For several years now… at the beginning of a new year… I’ve asked Him for one word to define my walk with Him for the year…Past years’ words have been…obedience…journey…new…freedom…This year’s word…Light…light… something that makes vision possible… spiritual illumination… truth…—Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, 11th Ed.He actually brought the word to my attention several months ago…before I…… Continue reading a new word for the new year… light…

Word

new year… new word…

The spiritual discipline…one word… for a year…continues to call me…The past three years…a single word… has helped define…my walk with Him…2013… Obedience…2014… Journey…2015… New…This year… the word came before I even asked…a word… that’s already… having an impact…My one word… for 2016…FreedomAlready… I sense these words connecting… into a truth…Obedience to Him…is a journey with Him…into…… Continue reading new year… new word…

New · Word

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A week or so ago… as the end of the year loomed on the calendar… I began to wonder if the discipline of a word-for-the-year would continue…The past two years… a single word… has been an important part of my relationship with Him…First… obedience…then… journey…I posed the question… Is there another word…? for another year…?And……… Continue reading new