The Magic of New Beginnings: 17 Inspirations for the New Year of 2017

Look for how God is weaving your past with your present in anticipation of what He has for your future.
– Christi Gee

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And suddenly you know…It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.

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If you want 2017 to be your year…Make a change. Be fierce. Be brave.

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There is more to you than yesterday.
– Morgan Harper Nichols

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2017 will be a better chapter for you if you…Think positively. Use your talents. Don’t hold back.

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This year…Do a good deed. Visit a new place. Take a risk.

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God is about to do something new.

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Believe in yourself. You deserve all things magic.

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May the new year bring you an abundance of amazing opportunities, beautiful moments, and joyful experiences.

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Go on and surprise yourself.

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This year, believe you can.

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Go do them.

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Don’t delay. Start today.

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Write down your goals and achieve them.

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I am the New Year.

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Be fearless. Live boldly. Don’t be afraid to make a splash.

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I pray: God’s love, peace, hope and joy to you for the year ahead.

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The Man Who Thinks He Can

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If you think you are beaten, you are;
If you think you dare not, you don’t.
If you’d like to win, but think you can’t
It’s almost certain that you won’t.
If you think you’ll lose, you’ve already lost.
For out in the world we find
Success begins with a fellow’s will:
It’s all in his state of mind.
If you think you’re outclassed, you are:
You’ve got to think high to rise,
You’ve got to be sure of yourself before
You’ll ever win that prize.

Life’s battles don’t always go to the stronger or faster man,
But sooner or later the man who wins
Is the one who thinks he can.

Attributed to Author Napoleon Hill circa 1973

Bibliology: Is God’s Word Inspired and Mistake-Free?

Bibliology

Most young Jesus followers are always being told that the Bible is the most important book and should be read daily. But why? What makes the Bible inspired? What gives it authority and why should it be obeyed?

Authority basically means the right to judge the actions of others or to enforce something. To say that the Bible has authority is to say it has the power to declare what is true and what is not true and it has the power to command us to be obedient to Christ and His laws.

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