Countdown to the Cross and Open Grave! (Lent 2019)

I love the Lenten season! 🙂 Passover (some call it ‘Easter’) is the most important event in our world history, and yet it can sneak up on us. We often spend so much time focusing on Christmas, that we forget Part 2, …the dying to self-part and receiving new life in Christ! Christmas is receiving […]

Love’s Journey to the Cross: Good Friday

Love’s Journey to the Cross – Lent Reflections Good Friday God is love, 1 John 4:9 We have been counting down the days of Lent towards Easter Sunday, as we focus on love’s journey to the cross. How often have you said you were having a bad day or a bad week? Could any of […]

Love’s Journey to the Cross: 6th Sunday in Lent

Love’s Journey to the Cross – Lent Reflections Col 3:12-14 NIRV and ERV – Unity in Love We continue to countdown the days of Lent towards Easter Sunday, as we focus on dying to our selves and living free in Christ, …as we focus on love’s journey to the cross… Reflect with me… God calls […]

Love’s Journey to the Cross: 5th Sunday in Lent

Love’s Journey to the Cross – Lent Reflections Love means laying down your life – John 15:9-15 We continue to countdown the days of Lent towards Easter Sunday, as we focus on dying to our selves and living free in Christ, as we focus on love’s journey to the cross, on how God deeply loves […]

Love’s Journey to the Cross: First day in Lent

Love’s Journey to the Cross – Lent Reflections Easter is the most important event in our world history, and yet it can sneak up on us. We often spend so much time focusing on Christmas, that we forget Part 2, …the dying to self-part and receiving new life in Christ. Christmas is like receiving God’s […]

What is Lent? (Journey to the Cross)

How will you journey this Lenten season? First the background… The 6 weeks before Easter is called the “Lenten Season”. It’s a time to focus on Christ’s sacrifice of death for our life. Because Jesus rose from the dead, we too can rise and enjoy heaven forever when we put our trust in Him. LENT […]

Lenten Reading for the Third Sunday in Lent:

Light five candles before reading. Usually God holds back his anger over sin. But one time he let it loose, so we would know how serious it is to turn our backs away from God and toward the darkness, and so we would know how great his wrath is against sin. BUT he did not […]

Lenten Reading for the Second Sunday in Lent:

Light six candles before reading. God created people for relationship, for His glory. He gave them everything they could need or want. But they listened to the enemy’s lies instead. They no longer believed God’s gifts were enough. They turned their backs on God and lost their place in perfect friendship with Him. Now they […]

Lenten Reading for the First Sunday of Lent:

The 6 weeks before Easter is called the “Lenten season”. The word Lent is from an old English word related to “lenthen”, and meant springtime, when the days are lengthening. We use it to refer to the days between Ash Wednesday and Easter Sunday. Lent is a process of prayer and spiritual renewal. Join me […]