Lent Experience 2021

Lenten Experience Guide

"By observing the end of His life, we discover the beginning of ours."

What is Lent?

So what exactly is Lent? And why do we celebrate it?

Different religious traditions observe Lent in different ways. But essentially, Lent is a 40-day observance leading to Holy Week and Easter. The purpose of participating and engaging in this time of preparation is to get closer to Christ.

You can pick up a Lenten Experience Calendar on Sunday mornings, in the church office during the week, or print your own.

If you would rather engage digitally, you're in the right place!

February 17th - 20th

February 22nd - 27th | FORGIVENESS

"Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do."

Luke 23:34

March 1st - 6th | PARADISE

"Verily, I say unto you today, thou shalt be with me in paradise."

Luke 23:43

March 8th - 13th | FAMILY

"Woman, behold thy son. Behold thy mother."

John 19:26–27

March 15th - 20th | SEPARATION

"My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?"

Matthew 27:46, Mark 15:34

March 22nd - 27th | HUMANITY

"I thirst."

John 19:28

March 29th - April 3rd | GOSPEL

"It is finished."

John 19:30

Easter | TRUST

"Father, into thy hands I commit my spirit."

Luke 23:46

Join us in person or online for a special Easter service on April 4th.

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On the Blog...

On Fasting & Feasting

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The Practice of Visio Divina

For those who have never tried anything like this before, we want to help walk you through today’s Visio Divina practice.

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What is Lent?

We invite you to engage in this season of Lent with us! Here are some helpful resources to walk you through this time leading up to Easter…

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