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What Are You Giving Up?

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Some thoughts about Lent…

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For me, the Lenten Season has always been a little intimidating.  It seemed as though I could not absorb the true poverty of spirit needed to open hearts (including my own) to the fullness of the love and mercy of Jesus Christ.  There were times when it felt like I was just “going through the motions”, giving up this, saying this prayer, going to Lenten Services.  In other words, to be perfectly honest, many times I was trying to worship with my “head” instead of my heart and soul.

This year I feel the Lord physically drawing me toward Him.  What ways can I deny myself in order to depend more fully on Jesus?  How can I open my heart in faith and trust, to help those in need around me?  In what ways can I throw myself at the feet of my Lord and worship Him more fully?

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2 thoughts on “What Are You Giving Up?

  1. I love this! It is so true that we should all give up hatred, evil, etc. I hope you have a blessed Lenten season! 🙂

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  2. Thank you for stopping by!

    Lent is a season of opportunity to growing closer to Our Lord, and there are so many ways available to help us on that journey! The Stations of the Cross especially touch me. May God continue to bless you and keep you in His light.
    Bernadette

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