About this time of the New Year, the freshness and excitement of promised goals and challenges is waning. Did you promise to start an exercise regimen? A new diet? Maybe you determined to clean out the clutter in your house. For many people the new year brings a desire to get closer to God, and yet, many have already fallen weeks behind in their “Read Your Bible In A Year Guide.”
If your New Year challenge is to get closer to God, the 40 Days of Easter, known as the Lenten Season, is a perfect way to reignite a most important relationship. Lent is a season in the Christian tradition where Christians focus on growing closer to God.
Below are five suggestions, one per week for 5 weeks or 40 days, to help ignite a more intimate relationship with your Creator.