Happy New Year

I hope and pray that all those who follow my blog will have a prosperous and happy New Year. Many make resolutions for the new year. Most are forgotten in a day or two. Let me suggest reading this passage of Proverbs, praying through it and drawing some resolutions from it.

Proverbs 3:1–12 (KJV)

1 My son, forget not my law; but let thine heart keep my commandments: 2 For length of days, and long life, and peace, shall they add to thee. 3 Let not mercy and truth forsake thee: bind them about thy neck; write them upon the table of thine heart: 4 So shalt thou find favour and good understanding in the sight of God and man. 5 Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. 6 In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.

7 Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil. 8 It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones. 9 Honour the LORD with thy substance, and with the firstfruits of all thine increase: 10 So shall thy barns be filled with plenty, and thy presses shall burst out with new wine. 11 My son, despise not the chastening of the LORD; neither be weary of his correction: 12 For whom the LORD loveth he correcteth; even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.

I’ll continue the blog on the book of Acts on Monday.

Blessings,
Steve

Published by Steve Hankins, Th.D.

Steve has had extensive military, business and ministry experience. He has served for over 16 years in full time vocational ministry and many years of part time ministry in churches. He has led churches through start-up and recasting of vision. Now He resides on the Outer Banks of North Carolina where he is working to help smaller churches and believers to renew their hearts and regain the joy of the Lord.

2 thoughts on “Happy New Year

  1. Happy New Year! Thank you for your faithfulness through these daily devotions. I’m looking forward to how God will continue to use them!

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  2. Steve
    Your blog has been a great encouragement to me everyday! Thanks so much!
    God Bless You and Your Family.
    Pek

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