Maundy Thursday _ Last Day of Lent

And he said to them, “I have earnestly desired to eat this Passover with you before I suffer.  Luke 22:15 ESV Maundy Thursday is the somewhat overlooked day of Easter Week. But for Jesus this was the crucial time to prepare His disciples for His departure. At the Last Supper Jesus gave the New Covenant toContinue reading “Maundy Thursday _ Last Day of Lent”

Saint Patrick and Lent

For me to live is Christ and to die is gain.           Philippians 1:21 KJV It is interesting that Saint Patrick’s Day is in the middle of Lent, because he shows us that we need both the joy of salvation and the courage of faith to fully live for Christ. It is well known that SaintContinue reading “Saint Patrick and Lent”

What Exactly is Lent?

They that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength. They shall mount up with wings like eagles. They shall run and not be weary. They shall walk and not faint.     Isaiah 40:31 KJV So you might ask, “What exactly is Lent? Great question! Well, in general, Lent is the time from Ash Wednesday until eitherContinue reading “What Exactly is Lent?”