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This year we are going to be focused on being awake to God’s Spirit and not that alone but rising and shining forth His Light through our lives. We hope you will join us on this exciting journey to boldly go forward with God.

“Awake, O sleeper,
    and arise from the dead,
and Christ will shine on you.”

Ephesians 5:14

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New Year Help

George Lockhart

NewYearHelp

Happy New Year! I don’t know about you but I take New Year’s Eve and transitioning to a new year very seriously. It’s a natural time of the year to consider life as a whole and to evaluate goals and progress. I didn’t do my normal questions from past year, which have been posted in previous blogs. Instead, I looked at a few areas of life and worked through them to help focus some of my goals and plans for 2016. I basically broke things down into these categories: Preparation, Places, People, and Practices.

Preparation

This area has to do with personal growth. Things that I might want to do in order to become the best representation of Christ and the best version of myself that I can be. This included things like Bible reading, scripture memorization, prayer, exercise, reading other books, etc. We all must look at growing as…

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