Posts Tagged ‘fasting’

March 16, 2017

Lent as a Journey to Serve Today, with my father’s departure from this life so fresh in my heart, I find myself reflecting on the many images of dying and rising that are offered in scripture. In contrast to a wider culture that often views death through the lens of denial and fear, the Christian…

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Lent: Hungry for God

By Chip MacGregor   We are beginning to realize that we hunger for God and that for far too long we have settled for far too little.[1]              —John Kirvan For centuries in many cultures around the world, an important spiritual practice was that of fasting—giving up food (or other things…

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