April brings sunshine and warmer days and the desire to clean house and freshen things up. The long winter days are winding up and we are ready for some changes. I don’t know about you, but I’m not only ready to do some dusting and cleaning in my temporal home, but also my spiritual home. The winter months can bring on despondency and complacency in our spiritual lives. It was a long winter for me. We sold our house and moved, my husband has been swamped with being in college full time, and I’m staying very busy homeschooling and running online businesses. I want to carve out some time in April to not only do some cleaning and organizing on my house, but also dust some cobwebs out of my spiritual life.
I want to invite you to come along with me on this journey. Some things on my temporal to do list are:
Each day I’m going to post one challenge, something to work on during the day. My goal is to post an update at the end of the day. Every Friday there will be a link up where you can share your blog and your own progress!
Some things on my spiritual to do list are:
This series will not be written from someone who has mastered these areas. It will be written by a sinner who has many flaws. I have many areas of weakness when it comes to being a good homemaker – organizing does not come easy for me. I stare at piles of stuff in dazed confusion wondering what on earth I’m going to do with it! I know that our days would go smoother if I could develop greater discipline.
Here are the challenges for Tuesday!
Create a morning routine for your days. Unless you love scheduling according to time, just list things you need to do in step by step order. I’ll share the routine I have started tomorrow. This will be a key part of the month – we are going to conquer our mornings and develop routine and discipline!
Spend today praying and meditating about what weaknesses you have in your own life. If you have time, write down a few things you want to work on. If you can’t think of anything, ask your husband or close family member!
I’d love to have you post this button on your blog, and invite others to join our challenge!