Archives for: New Year’s resolution (subscribe)

Time used to dance slowly for me. I remember my creeping countdown to Christmas break. Spring break. Summer…The beginning of our lives was marked with seasons broken up for us, with rest. Then there was college and marriage and all the responsibility that piles itself high. It feels like a new kind of time that…

  • No Comments
  • Continue Reading
one word became flesh

Prayerfully choosing one word that embodies the promise of the upcoming year is a discipline we’ve shared with you for many years. This practice of asking God for His yearly theme in our lives endows us with strength in the tough times. It renews the spirit and imbues us with purpose.

  • 7 Comments
  • Continue Reading
word of the year

Receiving a word for the year from the Lord is not a New Year’s resolution. It’s more like a gift from Him.

  • 37 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Jan 7 2010

Take a Stand

I suspect a lot of people are glad this decade is over, and that’s understandable.
The global economy is a wreck. There’s a global food crisis devastating the developing world. Loved ones have died in Iraq and Afghanistan. Jobs have been lost. The implosion of the housing market has left many in dire straits.
But you could…

  • 8 Comments
  • Continue Reading

I’m not much into New Year’s resolutions. I find it an odd tradition. If you really want to change your life, why wait until January 1 to start? But perhaps it’s a positive thing if it helps us to truly focus on being better human beings — even if our New Year’s resolutions only…

  • 8 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Jan 3 2009

I Resolve

On behalf of my sponsored child, I resolve . . .

  • 14 Comments
  • Continue Reading
Jan 2 2009

Best Post of 2008

Do you have one? A favorite? A blog post that meant something special to you?
We’re interested to know if what we like is even remotely similar to what you like.
And if you’re not much into leaving comments on blog posts, this is a great opportunity to work on that New Year’s Resolution we know…

  • 16 Comments
  • Continue Reading
© 2008-2014 Compassion International. All Rights Reserved.
ECFA Charity Navigator BBB