First, I didn’t grow up attending Catholic Church or attend Catechism classes. In fact, I became a Christian in my thirty-fifth year. Anyway I have always observed Lent as a Holy time leading up to Easter when we celebrate that Christ is risen giving us, the sinners, the great gift of forgiveness of our sins. … Continue reading What are Ash Wednesday and Lent?
Me Getting Closer to #God I don't know about you, but I've been recklessly wandering in the desert for the last few weeks or so. It is not a pretty place. It may look beautiful in some pictures, but do you see anything really alive? Most things dry-up, shrivel up, and just die if left there … Continue reading Me Getting Closer to God
Paul's Prayers, Our Gift Colossians 1:9-14 ESV 9. And so, from the day we heard, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding MePaul wants us to have knowledge of God's will, a spiritual wisdom of His … Continue reading Paul’s Prayers, Our Gift
Icy Tennessee Thoughts and Ramblings at -11 º F from an old lady..."What matters most in your life?" I thought. That existential question led me to ask others what matters most in your life? Not what you tell your friends on Facebook or Twitter. Not what you say to your boss or your partner, husband-wife-significant other. This … Continue reading Icy Tennessee Thoughts and Ramblings