Tag: Ash Wednesday

Throwback Lent: Doing Church like It’s 1995

[caption id="attachment_3030" align="aligncenter" width="387"]Me with my Indiglo watch, on my 14th birthday in the spring of 1995. Me with my Indiglo watch, on my 14th birthday.[/caption]

Throwback Sunday

In 1995, I was a 14-year-old underdeveloped eighth-grader, overly excited about boys and unmotivated by actual spirituality.

Lenten Vegetarianism

Lenten Vegetarianism

Lent 2012 is three weeks away. For my pastor friends, this means a season as busy as Advent, a time when ministers work hard to offer their parishioners Bible studies, Lenten reflections, daily devotional booklets, and sermons on the wilderness experience. For me, Lent marks a