Category Archives: Celebrate Lent

The season of “Lent” is the 40 day period prior to Easter (in remembrance of the 40 days Jesus spent in the wilderness prior to the start of His ministry) during which Christians particularly practice introspection, prayer and fasting in order to deepen our relationship to God.

Without Delay

Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me. – Isaiah 6:8 We live in a “wishy-washy” world today. It seems like … Continue reading

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IF

For Jesus is the one referred to in the Scriptures, where it says, “The stone that you builders rejected, has now become the cornerstone.”– Acts 4:11 Hind-sight is 20/20. “IF” is in the middle of “LIFE.” If only we had … Continue reading

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The Bargain

When Judas, who had betrayed Him, realized that Jesus had been condemned to die, he was filled with remorse. So he took the thirty pieces of silver back to the leading priests and the elders. – Matthew 27:3 Judas had … Continue reading

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Unheeded Warning

“… but if someone goes to them from the dead, they will repent.” Abraham said to him, “If they do not hear Moses and the Prophets, neither will they be convinced if someone should rise from the dead.” – Luke … Continue reading

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The Fifth Sunday of Lent – Thank You for the Cross

How do we really say thank you to someone that saved our lives through the sacrifice of His own? Not merely trading places, but enduring the very worst of pain, suffering, sorrow, humiliation, death, and the gates of Hell, to … Continue reading

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Metamorphosis

…walk in newness of life. – Romans 6:4b The butterfly begins its life as an ugly, blind, worm-like creature confined to the ground and considered a pest. Yet the lowly caterpillar has the opportunity for transformation into one the most … Continue reading

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Gratitude

Wherever He went, village or town or country crossroads, they brought their sick to the marketplace and begged Him to let them touch the edge of His coat—that’s all. And whoever touched Him became well. – Mark 6:56 The Master’s … Continue reading

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Partnership

If My people, who are called by My name, will humble themselves and pray and seek My face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land. … Continue reading

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The Prescription

The Lord has told you what is good, and this is what He requires of you: to do what is right, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God. – Micah 6:8 God has given us the prescription, … Continue reading

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Too Much

…do this in remembrance of me. – Luke 22:19 In His time, Jesus was considered outrageous, renegade, and even irreverent. He loved too much, forgave too much, gave too much of Himself for too many. He wore a cloak of … Continue reading

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