Here is a list of things to complete set in a quarterly year. This is meant to be used with other things I have wrote.
Quarterly Tasks to complete (Winter)
Don’t do them all in one day. This is assuming a January first starting position, but does not necessarily have to be in the season stated.
Start off each day with one sit up, one push up, and one jumping jack.
Start each day with a quiet prayer time. At least 5 minuets. Speak from the heart.
Each day get out a notebook and use it as a journal. Write anything.
Write the first paragraph to a short story. Start a dream log. If you could ask God one question face to face what would it be?
Each day read a small portion of the Bible (full bible or pocket bible) You can get a one year reading plan.
Complete one task before breakfast. Make your bed, do a chore, ect.
Give one dollar to someone at random.
Introduce yourself to someone you know, but have never spoken to.
Start collecting your change. If it is under a dollar put it in a jar and don’t touch it.
Start writing a bucket list
If you haven’t been baptized, talk to a pastor and make arrangements.
Decide what you would want for a final meal. Then go ahead and have it.
Ask someone you know their first impression of you. Record it in your journal.
Go on at least 4 nature walks.
Get the first book in a urban fantasy series and start reading it.
Get a storage container and pack a home emergency kit.
Put together that address book of people you need to keep in contact, important numbers like police and fire department, local stores and fast food places.
Pray for someone you don’t like. Do this for at least 3 weeks.
Start a group page on facebook for your family and team to join and stay in contact.
Quarterly Tasks to complete (Spring)
Start each day with a few more exercises. Push yourself a little more.
Add a nightly prayer before you go to bed.
In your journal write down one thing that you wish to pass down in your family, memories, skill, personal knowledge. Use as much detail as you can.
Design your own logo for your survival team.
Go somewhere where you can be alone for sure, and do a primal scream. Let out all the pent up emotions.
Find a discrete location where you are sure to be alone, pee outside.
In your journal Write a cautionary tale. Something with a simple moral.
As you pass people on the street, look them over. How are they dressed. What does that tell you?
Find a way to make a few buck. Put it in your change jar.
Call a parent (or both, or parental figure in your life) Tell them you love them.
Learn to tie a new knot
In your journal, write a poem. At least 6 lines.
Call up a friend and ask how they are. Ask about any problems they are having and just listen.
When you go shopping, buy a few extra canned goods and non perishable items for your home and put them back.
In your journal contemplate what it would be like to loose one of your five senses. Write a little something about each one. (space them out as many days as you like)
Spring Clean (you knew this would be here) Room by room de-clutter and organize the rooms in your home.
Rescue a bug. They always get in your home or somewhere they shouldn’t be. Instead of squashing it rescue it. Release it outside.
Go through your clothes, put together an emergency outfit for the trunk of your car. While you are at it, donate anything you have outgrown or no longer want to good will. Make sure you have proper clothing for any season or disaster situation in your closet.
Learn to improvise three weapons with common items you can find anywhere.
Go on a bug hunt, try to identify at least three edible species and where you found them.
Learn at least one simple and easy recipe.
Find a little free pantry in your area and put some things in it every now and then.
Quarterly Tasks to Complete (Summer)
Keep up the exercise, don’t be afraid to push yourself, but don’t do yourself harm.
Get a hobby, something that you can make. Knitting, bracelets, ect. See if you can sell some and just give some away.
Choose someone and pray an intercessory prayer for them. Keep it up for two months.
Bury a cache, Something weather proof. Put useful items and maybe a letter. Use code. Like a time capsule really. Pick someplace out of the way and bury or hide it. Be sure to make the location though.
Send a message in a bottle.
add a weekly mystery movie and try to figure out who did it first.
In your journal write to a prisoner. What would you want to tell them to encourage them. If you feel gutsy, look up prisoners online and write to one.
Change your hairstyle for at least 3 days.(you can always change it back)
Buy yourself something small.
Go to a church, when you are sure no one will be there and just spend some time in quiet reflection. (You may need to just sit on the steps)
In your journal write down what you think is your biggest mistake in life.
Choose at least three different nights and search for UFOs.
In your journal do at least three doodles. Not all in one day, just whenever you get bored.
Pick a song to be YOUR song, sing it while you are in the shower.
Give someone a bigger tip than you usually do.
Go on at least three nature walks, while out stalk an animal.
Watch a sunset and a sunrise
In your journal, list the top three places you would like to live if money was no object. What kind of home, job, location.
In your journal, if you were to become homeless (right now), what would be your first decision.
Learn a simple magic trick. Perform it for someone.
Write a poem in your journal at least 12 lines.
Tasks to Complete (Fall)
Take a cold shower
In your journal draw a picture of anything.
When you go shopping, buy a few extra canned goods for your pantry.
Flip through Proverbs and pick a motto for yourself.
In your journal write a speech.
At night find at least one thing to thank God for and thank him.
Plan a panic room. Select a place in your home, usually a basement, storm shelter, or if nothing else the bathroom, prepare an emergency kit and useful items, blankets, radio, ect, and place them in storage there.
In your journal write down what you would say to someone who was about to commit suicide.
Add something to your usual manner of dress. Like a hat, scarf, whatever.
Tie-die your own t-shirt.
Try a food you would normally never try because it seems gross.
Go on at least 4 nature walks. Try to find five animals signs
GO star gazing, try to locate the north star.
In your journal list things you consider a blessing in your life.
Buy something relatively inexpensive but practical, and give it to a random person.
Collect a few rocks, try to identify them, can they be useful for survival?
Well that is a year, now start over. Increase or tweak as needed.
What would you do if you were stranded on the side of the road?
What would you do if your home caught on fire right now?
What would you do if your home was surrounded by a mob? What if they were wild desperate animals?
If there was a major evacuation, what would be your get out plan?
What if there was a major flood heading your way in one hour, how would you deal with it?
A huge asteroid is headed towards the earth, you have 3 days what are you going to do?
Aliens are invading like in Signs, what is your game plan?
A wildfire is ravaging your home town headed your way, what are you going to do? You can only grab three objects on your way out.
Robot uprising is happening, what is likely to save your life and family?