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...40days Day 2...

Day 2: be prepared

Today’s challenge at @40days talked about our inclination to “do good” on the spur of the moment. However, what would happen if we were intentional about it? 116 more words

Bible Study

...40days Day 1...

@40days Day 1 – How can you make a difference in the life of a child?

When My daughter was little, we sponsored a Compassion child who shared her birthday. 23 more words

Bible Study

...Ash Wednesday...

Today is Ash Wednesday…the beginning of Lent. Many people give things up, but what about if we instead give things out? For 40 days, how can we come together to make the world better? 16 more words

Bible Study

Lent

Well the season of Lent is upon us. Now, I am about one of the least religious people around but it sees that everyone either participates in Shrove Tuesday (aka pancake day) and Lent (what random thing can I try and give up for 40 days?!). 189 more words

Decluttering

Self-Challenge Accepted

After years of ambitiously starting (and stopping) various workout routines, nutritional regimes and annual New Year’s Eve resolutions to “get in the best shape ever” consistently broken, I have decided that no better day than today would be a great day to start a new challenge. 189 more words

Transformation

My Biggest Challenge

Today, Ash Wednesday, marks the first day in my Lenten journey. I have decided that I will give up a few things for lent. If you don’t know, Lent is a 40 day time period when Christians give up certain luxuries (sweets, television etc.) as a form of penance and preparation for the resurrection of Jesus. 144 more words

Lifestyle

Fat Tuesday and Beyond!

It’s something like to infinity and beyond, except for the fact that I get fantastic donuts today.  Fastnachts are a wonderful thing, if you ever get to try to them, be sure to take full advantage of it and buy a dozen or two.  215 more words