What is the New Year? It is the first day of the year, which is usually January 1 on the Gregorian Calendar.
New Year is the time of day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar’s year count increments by one.
How do you want to celebrate the New Year?
In joy and happiness, I guess, as you will not want to be sad at such a time.
There are many ways to celebrate New Year in joy and happiness.
Many cultures celebrate the event in grand style as the 1st day of January is often marked as a national holiday in many countries around the world.
Historically from 153 BC, the Gregorian calendar, the most widely used calendar system today observes New Year occurs on January 1 (New Year’s Day). While the original Julian calendar observes new around January 13 each year.
The New Year was move depending on the location from March 1, March 25, Easter, September 1, and December 25 from 1582 in western Europe during the Middles Ages.
I will not bore you with many talks on the history of the New Year Celebration, rather I will pause here and talk about the best way to celebrate New Year.
The Following Are Suggested Way To Celebrate New Year In Joy and Happiness
1. Celebrate And Amplify The Meaning Of New Year In Your Life
Witnessing the beginning of a new year is a special privilege that you should not take it lightly. Many people have died or lost many things in their lives in the last year.
Yes, you may have gone through lots of challenges or have lost much too, but the fact that you are here alive and can read this article, you should praise God for his grace upon your life.
The first thing is to do to celebrate New Year in Joy and Happiness you should know the reason for the celebration of New Year.
The new year represents a new beginning in life and endeavors. It gives the chances to reappraise ourselves, take decisions, and plan for a successful new year.
“You shall therefore keep this ordinance in its season from year to year”Exodus 13:10 NKJV
Therefore, take time to let the meaning of the new year sink in you so that you can be able to amplify its meaning in your life and work towards achieving greatness.
2. Celebrate The New Year Through Appreciation To God For All He Has Done For You
If you look at the year in retrospect, you find that many things may not have gone down well as expected for you and others alike.
“Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, And His courts with praise. Be thankful to Him, and bless His name.”Psalm 100:4 NKJV
You may be tempted to focus on the negatives and be overwhelmed with the failures at the detriment of the success for the year,
As long as you are alive and can read this article, it means you are better than millions of people who have died and are sick now.
The fact that you can afford the smartphone or laptop to read this article means you are richer than millions who cannot even afford their next meal.
Your appreciation to God for all that you have achieved so far is your key to joy and happiness in the New Year celebration season.
3. Celebrate The New Through Joy And Reference To God For His Wonderful Works
Everything God does is wonderful. You must learn to celebrate the good from God and pray for the best in bad situations. Your heart should be filled with joy.
Joy is an internal attitude that is independent of what you are going through now. You should learn to create and inner joy that cannot be dampened with unpalatable life experiences.
As God has brought to the end of the year successful, you should learn to trust Him to see through a successful New Year
“You will show me the path of life. In your presence is fullness of joy. At your right hand are pleasures forevermore”.Psalms 16:11
4. Celebrate The New Year Through Studying The Word Of God
As you, appreciate God for His love, protection, and provision throughout the year-end. You should let the word of God radiate in your life by taking time to study and immerse yourself in the meaning g of New Year in your life.
It make you know how to celebrate the new year in Joy and happiness.
“Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth”2 Timothy2:15 KJV
Your study will let know how to appreciate for the year-end and plan better for a successful year coming.
5. Celebrate The New year With Feast And Giving Of Gifts
Yes, feast! Make a sumptuous meal and party up to celebrate the new year it is worth it.
However, as a Christian your lower down or avoid completely alcoholic and all other inducing substances at a moment like this because it is time refreshing your spirit, soul, and body.
It is also time for sharing a gift.
Because gifting will make you a great person if you do it from your heart.
“A man’s gift makes room for him, and bring him before great men”Proverbs 18:16 NKJV
Celebrate New with a gift to God and one another,
Sharing gift with one another creates joy and happiness in your New Year celebration
Tallachi Philemon writes for Classified Life
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