Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ Matthew 22:37
4 Steps to Connect with God in 2021
Take responsibility for my spiritual growth.
Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting. Psalm 139:23-24
Spiritual Health Check-Up
(Evaluate yourself with 0 being the lowest and 10 being the highest)
1. My faith is involved in every aspect of my life.
2. Because of my faith, I have meaning and purpose in my life.
3. My faith gives me inner peace.
4. I am a person who is spiritually committed.
5. I spend time in worship every day.
6. Because of my faith, I forgive people who have hurt me deeply.
7. My faith has called me to develop my given gifts and talents.
8. I take unpopular stands to defend my faith.
9. I speak words of kindness to those in need of encouragement.
10. I talk about my faith with those who are not yet Christians.
TOTAL SCORE: (0-100) __________
Fully engage with my church.
Now you are no longer strangers to God and foreigners to heaven, but you are members of God’s very own family, citizens of God’s country, and you belong in God’s household with every other Christian. Ephesians 2:19 (TLB)
Set goals for my spiritual life.
Train yourself to be godly. 8 For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come. James 4:7-8
“Put first things first and get second things thrown in. But put second things first, and we lose both first and second things.”CS Lewis
But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:33
“If you set your goals ridiculously high and it’s a failure, you will still fail above everyone else.”James Cameron
My Top 3 Spiritual Goals
· Confess my sins to God.
If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. 1 John 1:9