Mt. Sinai – Lent, Day 14 of 40

I’m an impatient fixer. When I see a problem, I want to fix it – right away. This shows up in my relationship with God: I know he can fix anything and he could fix it right away so I grow impatient with him: why won’t he do something? Why...

Noah – Lent, Day 7 of 40

One of the purposes of Lent is to connect ourselves with God’s people and their (our) story. The first time 40 days is mentioned in God’s story is in the Noah story. Remember, the human race had become so wicked that ‘the Lord regretted that he had made...

Ash Wednesday-Lent, Day 1 of 40

Today is Ash Wednesday – the beginning of Lent. Today many Christians all around the world will kneel in churches and be marked with an ashy cross on their foreheads. Depending on their tradition, they will either hear the words: ‘Repent and believe the...