Beloved CBSR family, I wanted to share with you a powerful article that explains the upcoming Season of Lent from the Christian perspective: God Bless you and please consider joining us Wed. March 5, 2014 6:30pm. This Article was written in the Huffington Post of England by Christian Author Canon J.John Lent, the forty days before Easter (not counting Sundays), is a somewhat curious period in the Church’s calendar. Most things in the Church’s year are festivals and we happily talk about celebrating them. Lent is very different: it is a minor-key......
What an incredible Ash Wednesday/Lent service we had last night! Together, we were reminded that at every age, growing in faith and power doesn’t happen by just wishing and wanting. It takes a determined effort on the part of every Believer! In Mark 9:14-29, frustrated by not seeing the power of Christ manifested in their attempt to heal a sick boy, the Disciples questioned Jesus as to “Why couldn’t we….?” Jesus replied, “This kind can come out by nothing but prayer and fasting”. This stern admonition is one for us to take......