For the past two years, in following along with this blog, I have picked a word to focus on for the year. While it hasn't had a tremendously significant impact on my life, having a simple focus in that way has been helpful, even though I don't necessarily think of the word every single day.
Here are my chosen words from the past:
And now, for 2010, the word, which is really a person, is:
And while He should be the focus every moment of every day of every year of my life (I have not chosen this the past two years because it seems that it should be so obvious and natural), the distractions of the world we live in lull and charm me away from the one who has rescued me from the consequences of my own sin and loves me more than anyone else. Hopefully you will hear more from me on this topic on a regular basis.