Cultivating Eagerness

There is an eagerness for Scripture that comes at our first believing. When the light of Christ is first sparked in our hearts and minds, it is no surprise that we open our eyes to take in as much of Him as we can in the Word. But that eagerness can fade as we balance life's responsibilities or journey through faith without discipleship and mentoring. What then are the habits that help cultivate and maintain a heart for eagerness for God's Word?