Scripture readings for Sunday, March 23.
Scripture readings for Sunday, March 16.
We observe Lent because we need to shake up our comfortable, self-serving faith – the faith of lush meadows and bubbling springs – with a faith that confronts us in our sin and pushes us to more perfect love – the faith of wilderness sand storms and dried-up river beds. It is in the wilderness that we begin our Lenten journey, the same wilderness where Jesus began his.
Read the Scripture texts for March 2.