Goal-setting is a powerful and important tool for growing in our careers and personal lives. Here are some helpful steps to take when making goals and changing routines. With these steps, you will be positioned to actually keep those New Year’s resolutions.
We live in a divided world and sometimes the division is right at home—or at work—or with our neighbor. Jesus lived in a divided world too. But this Christmas, we can start the way he did—by inviting others to come close—regardless of opinions, politics, or religious background.
We come to Christmas—with aches in our souls and longings we hope are fulfilled. The beauty of Advent is we can experience both comfort and joy, both sorrow and victory, both ache and hope—as we wait for Jesus’ return.
Billboards, Netflix, and the Target Store aisle teach us Advent is about preparing for Christmas. But, what is Advent? It is much more than hanging wreaths and the neighborhood cookie exchange. And celebrating this specific season can transform our Christmas season—for the better.
Time seems to sprint while I try to catch up. How we walk (or run) in our timed life on earth impacts eternity—and the lives around us today. So what does the Bible’s use of the words of time show us—in how we might manage the hours in our day?