It’s in the air. I can almost feel it on my skin. This sense of “new-ness”… with a new year comes a new beginning, a blank slate, a fresh start.
My Facebook and Twitter feeds are exploding with reflections of 2013 and hopes for 2014.
It seems everyone is thinking about what the past year brought for them – both the blessings and the burdens. And it seems like everyone is in hopeful anticipation about what the new year is going to bring.
There’s nothing wrong with that. This is certainly a good time to reflect. And it’s a good time to have hope for the future.
But… I also wrestle with it. Continue reading