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Why I Participate in Lent

In the Christian tradition we remember…

40 Days Jesus Christ wandered in the wilderness, preparing to start the season of Ministry. He was tempted and chose to be obedient. 167 more words

Lend a Hand For Lent.

Lent is approaching this week, and already folks are discussing the usual giving up of sweets, cigarettes and alcohol for the next six weeks. Yes, all of this will come with both health and financial benefits, but how about giving back instead of just taking away? 134 more words

So... what are you giving up for Lent?

Isn’t that always the question? As if that is the reason for the season. Growing up, everything I remember about Lent circled around the acts of self-denial – what food, entertainment, or habit one would give up, and how hard it was to deny oneself of that thing. 406 more words


Small Changes Lead To Big Changes

Spring is coming.

Although there is a ton of snow on the ground and it feels like your underwear is freezing to your bum each time you get into the car, spring is coming, I promise. 504 more words