Welcome to Lent Online! The image above is a prayer path called a labyrinth, used as a symbol of our journey with prayer during Lent. Each Tuesday afternoon you will find a new Lenten Devotion posted here. This week’s prayer practice: praying through movement. This prayer practice is great for kinesthetic learners as it involves trying out different positions to read scripture or talk with God. [Check out the practices of examen (#1)and self-examination/confession (#2).] We invite you to make use of Lent Online when and where your schedule permits…spread it out through the week, select one day to make time to experience the entire devotion, or even repeat it several times as you desire.
–Your Lent Online partners,
Rev. Jennifer Barchi, Rev. Ron Hankins, Rev. Deborah McEachran
In preparation, put aside any concerns about work or home. Turn off the electronics. Find a quiet, comfortable place to be. Agree with God that you will spend at least ____ minutes together.
Scenario – Close your eyes for a moment and imagine you’ve lost your job of 28 years due to a corporate scandal causing your company to suddenly go bankrupt and go out of business. Continue reading “Lent Online #3”