Ash Wednesday has always been one of my favorite religious times. I love the service on Ash Wednesday and the imposition of the ashes. For some reason this is the service that I get so much strength from. I know that may be a little Continue reading →
Ash Wednesday – A Choice
The buzz on Facebook and other places today seems to be centered around what you are giving up for Lent. Typically Ash Wednesday is the time where one gives up something for the period until Easter Sunday—–one year I gave up chocolate, another year sweet Continue reading →
Lenten Letters on This Ash Wednesday
Today is Ash Wednesday and as Chris and I talked about it over the weekend I told him that this was always a day that I looked forward to with anticipation. I know that may be a little “odd” because the symbolism behind Ash Wednesday Continue reading →
Sacrifice or Service?
Last night I went to church and got the imposition of ashes on my forehead. For some reason this is one worship service that I just will not miss every year if possible. Last night’s service was presented to us by our confirmation class and Continue reading →