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What I'm Learning About ... Lent

Lent is a season to more fully discover God’s presence through the exercise of spiritual disciplines.

Many people see the season of Lent as an excuse to go on a diet, or to give up a material vice. Instead of focusing on lack, these four women discovered the abundant life God has promised by practicing spiritual disciplines and renewing their minds in Christ.

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Lately, God and I have been estranged. For the last month or so, my quiet times have been haphazard, my prayer life paltry. ...

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I Gave Up Worry for Lent

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Celebration … Eventually

The Old Testament's Naomi has a lot to teach us about this spiritual discipline.


I love anything fun. Especially if it involves laughing so hard that people crane their heads to see what's going on. And ...

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February 2013

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