Last year I chose one word to carry throughout the year, to allow it to be what defined all that I did. For 2012 that word was Stretch, and you can read more about it here. If you are unsure what OneWord is, feel free to check out this resource.
This year the word just popped in my head as I was driving on my holiday journeys throughout the ten days I was out of Nashville. Over that time, I would come back to the word and dwell on it, thinking of the impact it was already having in my life. I prayed over the word in order to lay it at God’s feet and allow Him to use it as well.
If you are friends with me on Facebook, you will see that I posted some photos yesterday that revealed the word in the hopes of having accountability on this. (Photos are a huge part of who I am so it allows me to be creative through other outlets.) For 2013 the One Word will be
In doing a Google search and looking on Pinterest (at the suggestion of another blogger), I was able to capture some images and definitions that are amazing. This definition struck out at me the most when looking through all the meanings of the word commit: to carry into action deliberately.
What a powerful thought and definition for 2013! Another definition is to obligate or pledge oneself and I can think of no better way to be for the year.
So what’s your OneWord for 2013? Share below or link to your blog. Check out my Pinterest board for my OneWord here.
Commit to the Lord whatever you do and he will establish your plans. -Proverbs 16:3