Tag Archives: Lent

To Lent or Not to Lent?

I grew up in a Baptist tradition which did not recognize Lent. After all, “Lent” is not a Biblical term and Baptists try to remain true to the Word of God. Who made it up and what does it mean? … Continue reading

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I Am Admitting Something Which May Make You Angry

  I always have trouble with this time of year:  Lent, Good Friday. . .   I do not want to deal with the deep visceral effect to myself from reflecting on the physical, emotional, and spiritual sufferings of Jesus.  I … Continue reading

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