'Lent' Tagged Posts

'Lent' Tagged Posts

REMEMBER?

If you were blessed to be raised in a Christian home, what do you remember about Lent?  Did the church seem darker and more somber on those cold winter nights? Not just antsy children, but tired parents were tempted to think there was a better way to spend their Wednesday evenings. Many of those thoughts melted away amid the reading of the Passion History of our…

“BLESSED ARE…”

Our Lenten Sermon Series this year is based on the “Beatitudes” from the most famous sermon ever preached – the Sermon on the Mount. The word “beatitude” comes from the Latin word beatus which means “blessed.”  Jesus begins His most famous sermon with a series of blessings over the heads of His believers.   To outsiders listening in, even to believing disciples sitting at…