The new year is an excellent opportunity to 'clean the slate'; to ask and offer forgiveness, to mend relationships, to put grievances aside, to leave bad habits behind and choose to start anew.
As 2013 begins may you embrace whatever opportunities that afford improvement to you and allows you to make the world around you a better place.
For those who are feeling a bit raggedy, here at the end, or those who need a little hope take a moment to view this story courtesy of CBS Sunday Morning.
The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace. NIV Numbers 6:24-26