Lent, Part 7 – A Meal to Remember

For centuries, Christians have paused at this time of year to celebrate a significant season in our faith. It’s a journey from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday. The season of Lent is about reflection, repentance, giving up and taking up. It’s a bit odd and countercultural, but also rich and...

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Lent, Part 6 – Giving Up Distractions, Taking Up Presence

For centuries, Christians have paused at this time of year to celebrate a significant season in our faith. It’s a journey from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday. The season of Lent is about reflection, repentance, giving up and taking up. It’s a bit odd and countercultural, but also rich and...

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Lent, Part 5 – Giving Up Friendship, Taking Up Family

For centuries, Christians have paused at this time of year to celebrate a significant season in our faith. It’s a journey from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday. The season of Lent is about reflection, repentance, giving up and taking up. It’s a bit odd and countercultural, but also rich and...

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Lent, Part 4 – Giving Up Freedom, Taking Up Wisdom

For centuries, Christians have paused at this time of year to celebrate a significant season in our faith. It’s a journey from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday. The season of Lent is about reflection, repentance, giving up and taking up. It’s a bit odd and countercultural, but also rich and...

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Lent, Part 3 – Giving Up the Past, Taking Up the Future

For centuries, Christians have paused at this time of year to celebrate a significant season in our faith. It’s a journey from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday. The season of Lent is about reflection, repentance, giving up and taking up. It’s a bit odd and countercultural, but also rich and...

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Lent, Part 2 – Comparison and Contentment

For centuries, Christians have paused at this time of year to celebrate a significant season in our faith. It’s a journey from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday. The season of Lent is about reflection, repentance, giving up and taking up. It’s a bit odd and countercultural, but also rich and...

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Lent, Part 1 – Introduction

For centuries, Christians have paused at this time of year to celebrate a significant season in our faith. It’s a journey from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday. The season of Lent is about reflection, repentance, giving up and taking up. It’s a bit odd and countercultural, but also rich and...

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