And even though some would say the turning of a decade is simply a trick of the calendar with no real significance, pausing to reflect on all that has come(and gone!) over a ten-year window can be a sobering and centering activity.
As these 2010s come to a close, how can we look back on them well? In what ways is this decade shaping the years ahead? And—perhaps most importantly in these days when we are exposed to more words and voices than ever before—are we hearing and heeding the One “who is speaking” and whose “kingdom cannot be shaken?” (Heb. 12:25, 28)