With Lent starting today—Ash Wednesday, I wanted to share some revitalizing & transforming tips for a meaningful Lenten Season. Below are three spiritual themes with easy practices to follow. Plus, you can download a helpful resource with daily tracker for each one.
2023 Lent Themes:
By the end of the "This do... In remembrance" Walk, you will have revisited Jesus' life and teachings so as to more fully appreciate the sacrifice He made on the cross for us. ...includes daily scripture recommendations, simple daily practices to consider, and central questions to explore about yourself to create a meaningful and lasting Lenten experience.
The ‘Seek & Be Sought’ Walk charts a personal path of deeper relationship with Jesus. Walk daily emphasizing the intentional season of Lent, Creating Space and Honoring Time of introspection to seek Jesus whole-heartedly and reflect on His ultimate sacrifice on a wooden cross Includes recommended scripture verses, simple daily introspection and prayer practices, and questions to explore about yourself to create a meaningful and lasting Lenten experience.
The ‘Not Mine, but Thine’ Walk’s focus is on using introspection tools of prayer, journaling and intentional periods of silence allowing time for that Still Small Voice to be strengthened and heard. ...includes scripture verse recommendations, simple daily practices to consider, and central questions to explore about yourself to create a meaningful and lasting Lenten experience.
I hope these suggestions inspire you to approach Lent in a new and meaningful way this year.
I encourage you to join us.
I'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments below on which option you might choose or if you have any unique practices of your own.
For me, I'm switching my beloved Thou Art With Me Picture Jasper Bracelet for one of our simple wooden bracelets for Lent...
The Lenten Collection is made up of simple bracelets made of wooden beads, string or lava stone, and it is a great daily reminder that you are in the intentional season of Lent.
... so if you feel switching to one our simple Lent bracelets for the Season would be helpful for you, you can choose from a different styles here.