I'm hoping that this year will be different.
No, that's not a new year's resolution.
But I do hope to be more resolved.
Dear Lord, I thank You for this new year you have given us. May you bless us with countless possibilities to be fruitful. And when we encounter these possibilities may we be able to recognize that these came from You. May we be always grateful for your patience, kindness and love for us. As Max has put it, "