Tagged: “lent”

SUMC’s Labyrinth

Join others in meditation and prayer by walking the SUMC labyrinth! From Ash Wednesday until Easter Sunday SUMC will have it’s own Labyrinth located in the front parking lot.  Walk on your own or join Pastor Marcela Tuesdays at 4 p.m. or Wednesdays at 10 a.m. for meditation.  Click here to watch a short video […]

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Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday is March 2nd this year.  Ash Wednesday is the official beginning of the season of Lent.  The season of Lent lasts forty days, not counting Sundays, and ends on Holy Saturday.   Lent is a time of repentance, fasting or abstinence, and preparation for the coming of Easter.  Many people will choose to “give […]

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The Breath Of God, Listen

This Lent we will quiet things down and heighten our attention to the “still, small voice” of God and our own True Self. Listening through prayer as well as meditation on holy texts is an ancient Lenten practice. Come and rest, come and listen. Last week on Ash Wednesday Pastor Steve Vineyard introduced a new […]

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The Season of Lent Begins

The season of Lent begins this week with Ash Wednesday, this year on Valentine’s Day Wednesday, February 14!  Lent comes from the Anglo-Saxon word “lencten” which means “spring.” Lent lasts for 40 days, not counting Sundays, and ends on Holy Saturday, the day before Easter Sunday.  In Western Christianity, Easter Sunday must always fall on […]

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GRACE Ministry, Backpack Buddies, and Lent

The season of Lent begins with Ash Wednesday, this year on Valentine’s Day Wednesday, February 14!  Lent comes from the Anglo-Saxon word “lencten” which means “spring.” Lent lasts for 40 days, not counting Sundays, and ends on Holy Saturday, the day before Easter Sunday.  In Western Christianity, Easter Sunday must always fall on the next […]

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