Reaching past her neatly stacked books, she quickly silenced the 5am alarm. Arms and legs stretched wide and moving across her bed to awaken the senses, she thanks God for another day of life, for peaceful and restful sleep, for her bed, her home, and the events that lie ahead. She rises.
Her morning routine is etched in stone, like the Ten Commandments, and veering from it can wreak havoc on her day. So instead of succumbing to distractions, she proceeds to set herself up for success, to bulletproof her day with coffee, Bible, pen, and journal in hand.
As much as one might like to deny, it is true that successful people have established daily routines, typically starting in the morning. It's also true that success comes in many forms and is defined by each individual person for him or her self.
As a believer, I've found one of the very best ways to set up for daily success is to have a daily Bible-based routine. It's the only way to bulletproof the day, in my opinion, by putting on the full armor of God, (Eph 6: 10-18), EARLY and OFTEN.
In hopes of you adopting something similar, here's a list of 20 doable steps to help bulletproof your day:
Let's face it, life can be challenging and the better equipped and prepared you are, the better you are able work through the challenges.
Here's to being ready for battle!
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