Tag: fasting

Fasting From Church this Year

 March 2, 2021

Lent is a time for prayer, fasting and almsgiving. This past Sunday, the priest at my church, where I attended via video, preached about fasting. It occurred to me after he spoke, that maybe the fast I was called to this Lent, this whole year, was fasting from church. Why Fast? When fasting, you give […]

Read More

Lenten Pitfall #6 – Getting Cranky!

 March 23, 2016

Every Lent he followed a strenuous discipline of prayer and fasting, eating very little. He considered this sacrifice to be so little in comparison to all Jesus did for us. His children, however, dreaded this season because, beset by hunger pains, he was irritable and cranky all Lent. The woman had just lost her baby. […]

Read More

Letting Lent be Lent

 February 18, 2015

Seems like I’ve been trying to find ways to make Lent special forever. Since my years in a Catholic grade school when I would give up candy and movies for Lent, through my adult years where I would try to “do” something rather than just giving something up, I would spend hours trying to figure […]

Read More
  • Patricia M. Robertson - Unlocking the Extraordinary from the Everyday!

  • Subscribe to receive updates!

    Receive Still Dancing when you sign up!
  • Recent Posts

  • This website powered by A2Hosting.