Resurrected Living
"What are you going to do with your new resurrected life? This is the heroic question." Richard Rohr

Posts Tagged ‘New Year

Christian Goals

January 3, 2019

The new year is a time when people set resolutions. These are goals that are set at the beginning of the year in the hope of accomplishing some task or bettering oneself. The problem with resolutions is that they are easily broken and once they are broken they are not considered again until next year. […]

A Prayer for the New Year

January 5, 2016

Our God, Our Father in heaven, We come before the throne of your grace, seeking your face, humbled by your presence. You are a God of steadfast love, your mercies are new every morning, and your faithfulness is toward every generation. What can we render to you for your benefits toward us in this past […]

A Meditation to Begin the New Year

January 2, 2016

We serve a God who creates; a God who re-creates, a God who renews, who restores, who refreshes, who revives, who resuscitates; A God Who Makes Things New He is a God whose steadfast love never ceases, whose mercies never fail; rather, they are made new every morning, with the dawning of every single new […]

A New Year’s Prayer

January 1, 2016

To the Progenitor of all I offer up my new year’s prayer, and i now commit my past and future into your tender care. The year behind has been mingled– blazing joy laced with bitter tears. Now, as I look toward this year I’m bludgeoned by unforeseen fears. But all my life I give to […]

I’m Pressing On

January 2, 2014

One of my favorite books in the New Testament is Philippians and one of my favorite passages from that book is found in chapter 3. Paul writes, Not that I have already obtained this or have already reached the goal; but I press on to make it my own, because Christ Jesus has made me […]

A New Year

January 1, 2014

The word calendar is not found in Scripture, but the idea is found all over the place. In Exodus 12 when Israel is given instructions regarding how to observe the Passover it is evident that they understand days and months and the concept of recorded time. The Lord said to Moses and Aaron in the […]