Lent and Easter
A gathering of features and other resources centered on the Lenten season. Lent, which begins on Ash Wednesday, is a period of 40 days, not including Sundays, that precede Easter.
Lenten reflections for 2011
by Dan Licardo
When we pray for those who wrong us, we transform ourselves and become clearer channels for God's power, through which we can promote peace with justice in the world.
by Rachael Barnett
I need a community. Mark needed a community. We can all agree that we are called into a community of faithful believers and encouraging challengers.
by David Webb
"Gather as much of it as each of you needs...." Exodus 16:16b (NRSV). For us to truly receive the love of God, we need to give Christ to everyone.
by Rachel Harvey
Every day I join my voice and feet with people who are singing new songs and dancing to new steps, knowing one day all of our gifts, love, and families will be included in the church.
03/07/11An annual Lenten Prayer Calendar invites prayers for students at the Latin American Biblical University in San Jose, Costa Rica.
This year's SPSARV Lenten Study theme is "Hope for the Transformation from Addiction to Abundance."
By Elliott Wright
Jesus is almost always on the road in the New Testament Gospels, first traveling around Galilee, preaching, healing, and teaching his disciples the lessons of faith.
Lenten reflections for 2010
by Earnestine Varnado
There is a time for everything and a season for every activity under the heavens. A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to uproot. (Ecclesiastes 3:1-2) And this is a season for Joy!