Tag Archives: Lent

Lent is Almost Over, by Will Saunders

Well, let me clarify. The Lenten period is almost over, just two more days remaining. Lent began on Ash Wednesday and ends on the Thursday night that precedes Good Friday. For 2019, that is March 6th through April 18th. If … Continue reading

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What Is This, by Will Saunders

I order so much stuff so frequently, I sometimes forget what I have ordered. That picture isn’t really mine, but it’s not uncommon for me to come home at the end of a day and find a few packages sitting … Continue reading

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Lent Revisited

I woke up thinking about Lent this morning. I realize Lent was three months ago. But for some reason it was on my mind today. Lent is a time of self-discovery and growth during which we should be either (a) … Continue reading

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What can I do for Lent?

I was thinking about the kinds of things to do for Lent this year. Lent is a season of repentance and atonement, which begins today, Ash Wednesday (February 10th) and ends on Holy Saturday (March 26th). According to Biblical scholars, … Continue reading

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Be A Blessing To Be Blessed: Part I

Be A Blessing To Be Blessed: Part I A buddy of mine Jamaal Bivens is the first person I ever heard use the phrase, “Be A Blessing to be Blessed” probably as far back as 2004 or 2005.  But I … Continue reading

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Good Friday

Good Friday is here.  That’s today. Lent is now over. During this Lenten period, I spent some time in meditation and thought. Consequently, a couple of things have been weighing on my mind.  I think about how as a society, we … Continue reading

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Happy Lent!

Happy Lent! Happy Lent! Happy Lent! Today being the first day of Lent (and goes till 4/17/2014), I wanted to share with you the Pope’s message during this Lenten season.  It has truly moved me.  This is a great time, a wonderful … Continue reading

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