I am not very excited that the new year is so close but I am really thankful. I am thankful because it is such a privilege to still be alive and countdown days to the dawn of 2017. I am not so excited either because I feel I had let the year pass me by without exactly squeezing every second out of it productively – serving God faithfully, reading as much as I had desired, being bold enough to put my thoughts to paper rather than having them stick in my head and of course sleeping well enough as good health requires (the sleepless nights are spent worrying).
But then, to move forward, we must let go of the past and soon, in less than three days 2016 will be tagged the past. Therefore there is a need for a critical analysis of the receding year so as to make the coming year golden.Forget about the things not done and focus on what there still is to be achieved. Continue reading