Lent Reflections – Week #1

There is much to digest in this first week of Lent. Walt Wangerin is a beautiful story teller, but also opens up the opportunity for much deeper thinking. What resonated with me most was a portion of Scripture from ┬áJohn 16 about joy. I know I often associate joy as a whole as something pleasant, … [Read more…]

life without facebook

It’s been a little over a week since I gave up facebook for Lent, and it’s amazing what I have learned from the experience: 1. When a social networking site has become part of your daily routine, it’s more difficult than anticipated not to automatically go to it when checking one’s email.2. Apparently I haven’t … [Read more…]

Lenten prayer

The prayer from my devotion for today:“As Jesus was blessed by the conversation with Moses and Elijah, so bless our conversation with those who have journeyed before us. Amen.” What a neat perspective.