Category Archives: 40 Days of Lent

2012 – HSLC writing brief thoughts on various prompts during the 40 days of Lent.

Season of Easter

I am taking a few days off from this blog.  In the meantime, here is a heart-lifting message from Rev. Mark Hanson. Advertisements

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Desolation #45

At the time of your departing Along about daybreak, There was shock, and desolation, Tears that fell like rain.   At the time of your passing Beyond the reach of my voice, There was mourning, with consolation Resting in faith. … Continue reading

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Mandatum #44

Maundy Thursday – Mandatum = Commandment: Serve Wash Give Love Dying to live. Giotto di Bondone (1267-1337), Cappella Scrovegni a Padova, Life of Christ, Washing of Feet Wikipedia Public domain

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Wednesday #43

Holy Wednesday, Traditional night of Judas Planning betrayal; Traitor. What have you done? Contemplate falsehood; Examine your failure. Hope for grace? Preparation for Last Supper: Bread and Wine, Body and Blood. Hunger.      

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Come and Follow #42

“Come and follow me,” Jesus called and Peter came, Discipled  in faith. “Peter, who am I?” “You are Christ, the Son of God.” “Blessed is your faith.” Walking on water, He saw wind, became afraid, Cried out, “Save me, Lord.” … Continue reading

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Is It Confusing? #41

Has anything you read in the Bible seemed confusing to you?  It has to me,  to the point that I began to doubt how to believe it at all.  But I wanted it to be true, and I wanted to … Continue reading

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Fellowship #40

Fellowship with God Happens in community, That all may be one. Bear each other’s heavy load, Comfort for our lonely road. used with permission © Daniel W. Erlander

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