Ash Wednesday: Give it up for Lent   2 comments

It’s Ash Wednesday and although I’m  not Catholic or Lutheran, I still give something up for Lent. It’s a way to spiritually and physically discipline myself. And so……. I’ve given up crackers, rice, potatoes AND  bread for 45 days. And I’m a carb lover. I don’t eat much of those foods anyway but I do love them.  It’s the least I could do for Him who gave His life for me and continues to bless me today.  My co-worker is giving up meat. We’ll encourage each other along the way.

Are you participating in Lent?

Advertisements

Posted March 10, 2011 by SunflowerHW in Spirituality

Tagged with , , , ,

2 responses to “Ash Wednesday: Give it up for Lent

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. Yes I am, because like you, I think it’s a good discipline. i am giving up chocolate. very very difficult for me but I’m going to do this as a spiritual practice.

    walk in beauty.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: