Where This Meets That
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Do you have a few extra pounds you’d like to shed?
Here are 40 days for you to do so . . .for an added cause!
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Ash Wednesday is just a week away (Feb 22), kicking off the 40-day season of Lent.
Many Christians, including Catholics like myself, use Lent as a heightened period of spiritual reflection and renewal.
There are several ways of going about this, but the most meaningful ways involve some form of self-sacrifice. We might try to increase our spiritual reading during this time, or perhaps our devotion to prayer or even involve ourselves more in community outreach, etc..
Another common course is to sacrifice something we take for granted, something we enjoy but don’t need, say . . . chocolate, for example. It’s quite common for Christian faithful to use Lent as a springboard for a lifestyle change…
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