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Now let’s consider “setting”—where we are told to “set our hearts on things above… . Read the devotional ideas in the link to the right.

Since, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. 2 Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. 3 For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God. Col 3: 1-4

Ponder or journal about these things below.

1) To set our mind refers to our intentional and thoughtful plan.

2) It is to act by design rather than by happenstance. (Think here of Hannibal Smith who was made famous by the statement, “I love it when___________________________” )

3) Select one thing you will seek with “intention”-a set mind that you can do today.  It is to be small, reachable, inexpensive and recognizable by your spouse as an unexpected surprise…Just 1 and just small.