Once again, I set out this year to read 25 books, only to come woefully short of that goal. Much of that was because I spent a good portion of this year writing more than reading, but I’m also trying to focus more on the quality of what I read over the quantity.
We are right in the middle of Lent, so going through a book about self-control seems fitting. That’s why this month, author Drew Dyck’s book, Your Future Self Will Thank You (Moody Publishers), will be featured as the In No Hurry Podcast Book of the Month.
Just because the calendar switches over to January 2021, that doesn’t mean COVID-19 or any other horrible thing about 2020 will magically disappear. Some of you are still in the thick of whatever it is you’ve been going through. That won’t go away just because the calendar says it’s a new year.
Let’s instead position our hearts to be excited about what’s to come but also remember what we’ve gone through.
As Christians, it’s important that we don’t respond to the Cornonavirus with panic, but instead turn to God and trust his sovereignty in all of this.