Have you ever trained for a sporting event or competition? Have you ever engaged in one without any training only to find your habits have caught up with you? The habits of our everyday life play a significant role in shaping us. This is no less true spiritually. As we consider our New Year resolutions and changes we wish to make, perhaps we should give consideration to how we may practically invest in our relationship with God. This week we will kick off our new series Rooted, surveying the habits and disciplines that have been transformative for followers of Jesus throughout history.