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Lent: A Fruitful Desert.

We often speak of Lent in terms of a desert. For 40 days, Jesus withdrew to the desert to fast and pray. We do the same, though figuratively speaking. For the 40 days of Lent, we devote ourselves to increased prayer, fasting, and almsgiving. For awhile now, I've realized that I need to cut down… Continue reading Lent: A Fruitful Desert.

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A Desert Season.

I feel like my Lord is leading me into the desert.┬áThe old routines and ways of life that I've followed for years will change. The daily circles that surround me will be different. It's amazing how much we like to be comfortable as humans, and how difficult it can be to truly embrace change. I've… Continue reading A Desert Season.