Did you know that “Quitter’s Day” is coming up next week? That is what Strava, the creator of a popular running and cycling app, calls January 19th; the day a recent large research survey concluded when most people have abandoned New Year’s resolutions. Whether you make specific New Year’s resolutions or not, there are certain habits and characteristics Christians are called toward. Often, failure to follow through on such commitments comes from a lack of specificity and/or understanding. “I want to get healthier” is a nice intention, but it lacks a tangible goal. Furthermore, if you lack understanding in how to improve your health, how will you set goals and create habits in sympathy with your intention? Last week Pastor Andrew wrote of being resolved to be in God’s Word, this week I encourage you to resolve yourself to “the fellowship”.

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