It that time of year again, how quickly a New Year comes round and after such an eventful and uneventful year I still want to enter 2021 deliberately. Spiritual times and seasons, shakings and awakenings, viruses, and vaccines are not impacted by the crossing over of another calendar year. They are things far outside my control, so what can I control?
Here are 3 things to consider making part of your daily life in 2021. Pick the one most relevant for you or do all 3!
Lectio 365 is inspired by Lectio Divina, a way of meditating on the Bible that’s been used by Christians for centuries. It is a daily devotional resource that helps you pray the Bible every day. Written by leaders from the 24-7 Prayer movement, and produced in partnership with CWR, this resource helps you engage with Scripture to inspire prayer and shape your life.
Choose Life: 365 readings for radical disciples
Life is not a dress rehearsal. Put more life in your days and encourage others to do the same. Choose Life is an inspirational devotional from Simon Guillebaud. Living in a war zone for many years, he is accustomed to making the most of every day, taking nothing and no-one for granted. Every page of this inspirational new devotional is infused with a huge appreciation of life, of Christ, and God's Word.
Bible in one year
Start your day with the Bible in One Year, a free Bible reading app with commentary by Nicky and Pippa Gumbel. Nicky Gumbel is the Vicar of HTB in London and pioneer of Alpha. The New Year gives an opportunity to leave some things behind and embrace some new things.
What are you going to leave behind?
What are you going to embrace?