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Have A Successful New Year!

“Have a successful new year.” We’ve all heard and said this prayerful blessing for a profitable and purposeful new year. And we try diligently to make it come true. We resolve to break old habits or establish new ones. We strive for a sense of accomplishment and pride. To add a few more numbers to our bank accounts and a few more contacts to our friends list. To enter into this time next year somehow better—better looking, better equipped, better at life. The new year holds a special kind of hope—that if we just want it bad enough, we will find what it takes to work it out, and make it happen. But how does one measure success? What exactly are the parameters? Is it based only on what can be seen and held? I don’t think so. Here are other, less tangible ways, to determine if our year has indeed been a success. More often than not, we get out of bed every morning. Most days we may even make said bed. We allow …