'lent' tagged posts

Pastor’s March 2018 Newsletter Article

We are right smack in the middle of Lent. This year, I decided to give up chocolate. Why? Well, I like chocolate. I really like chocolate. I had a hard time finding something to give up. Over the past several years, I’ve stopped most of my unhealthy eating. I don’t drink soda. I’ve gotten away from…

Pastor’s March 2017 Article

The season of Lent begins with Ash Wednesday on March 1st. While the observation of Lent has changed over the years, it has always been a time of prayer, reflection, and sacrifice. Some ways we may observe lent are by giving up something we enjoy and spending more time in prayer and Scripture. We may…

Pastor’s February Article

I’m shocked that Lent starts in a few days! On Wednesday February 10th we will gather for an Ash Wednesday service. This reflective service reminds me of my morality and begins the forty-day season of Lent (Sundays are not counted since they are a celebration of Jesus’ resurrection). Lent provides an opportunity for reflection, repentance,…