February 2018 Good Newsbreak
Volume 18, Issue 2
From Pastor Luci
“Be still and know that I am God.” – Psalm 46:10
We are nearing the season of Lent, beginning with Ash Wednesday on February 14th. This is about the time of the year when the questions start flying around, “What are you ‘giving up’ for Lent?” Sometimes I hear it in terms of recommitting to the New Year’s Resolution that has wavered, other times this question is asked out of obligation. The idea of “giving up” sweets or junk food or meat (except Fish Fry Fridays) has been associated with Lent, but has often lost the connection with the ancient practice of Lent.
So what is the “correct” way...