Pastor Chris invites us to participate in a few simple disruptive rhythms that can lead us toward healthy change in this Lenten season. In preparation for Easter, we remember the words of the Prophet Isaiah, who reminds us that God is preparing something new, a way through the desert. How might God be leading you to lean into examining your rhythms this week?
2 Corinthians 8:10-15
"Nothing is so inconsistent with the life of any Christian as overindulgence."
- The Rule of Benedict
Reflection & Practice
The season of Lent is an invitation to spend some time alone, examine our lives, and pursue a healthy rhythm of confession. During the season of Lent, there are 40 valuable days to disrupt and break habits that can lead us into beauty and completeness.
Here are a few practical guidelines to consider for this season:
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Pastor Chris shared many practices you may choose to take on:
Eat simply; as the poor
Daily Prayer & Communion for breakfast
Embrace silence in the car
Give up shopping
Read Gospel of John twice & “Preparing for Easter”
Drink only water
Delete non-essential apps from your phone
Take a daily prayer walk
Give up all fried foods & processed foods
Daily give something meaningful to a friend/stranger
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