Believe it or not, another year has passed and a new one has just begun. Typically during this time, people begin to make New Year's resolutions, but have you ever noticed the irony behind the term resolutions? With most resolutions, you are lucky if they last through the end of January. Yet the definition of the root word, resolute, literally means to be marked by firm determination, unwavering, bold, steady, or resolved. In this series, we are going to break down the characteristics of being resolute and analyze an incredible story in the Bible to illustrate the steps needed to find success.