But how quickly we forget for whom these are for....
Remember we are to Celebrate the things of Christ
…At the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem, the Levites were sought out from where they lived and were brought to Jerusalem to celebrate joyfully the dedication with songs of thanksgiving and with the music of cymbals, harps and lyres. The singers also were brought together from the region around Jerusalem—from the villages of the Netophathites…
Nehemiah 12, 13:1-3
Why is it important to practice the discipline of celebration?
How can we live a life of celebration?
Celebration is an essential aspect of one’s spiritual life. Richard Foster in his classic book, Celebration of Discipline, said this: “Celebration is central to all the Spiritual Disciplines. Without a joyful spirit of festivity the Disciplines become dull, death-breathing tools in the hands of modern Pharisees.”
So, Let’s celebrate Christ Fully and Completely in this season of our lives-