A Lenten Challenge

For much of my teen and adult life the church calendar was not much of a factor. And because of that, Lent was not much of a factor. Over the past few years I’ve tried to focus on rhythms of life and so I’m giving an ever-increasing place to the church calendar. As...

Mixing My Holidays

I have never been great at following the church calendar. If you pressed me right now to tell you all I know about Advent, it would be a short conversation. I’m actually wanting to make it more a part of our lives this year, but we’ll see how that goes. I...