Lent is simple, deceptively simple. Lent is about accepting our limits. Lent is about giving up what makes us sad. Faith is about falling in love, and following Jesus.
The Christian Calendar reminds us of something our ancient ancestors knew in their bones. We are not in charge of time.
Mike: As an Episcopalian, I grew up in a liturgical church. That is to say, I grew up going to services which were patterned on an ancient form of praying. I realized the difference one year in middle school, when my mom chose to sign me out of first period to attend an Ash Wednesday … Continue reading Liturgy for Lent: Introduction Pt. 2