Lent at St. Michael’s

It’s About the Journey, Not the Destination

“It’s all about the process”.

That is what I heard while studying art in college. “If you don’t like the process of creating art, then you won’t like being an artist”. This is a truism: the process itself is where …

10 Creative Things To Do During Lent

As we walk through this forty day Lenten journey of prayer, fasting, and reflection — in preparation for  Easter — it can be hard to decide what actions to take. With that, below are a few creative Lenten ideas that …

Forty Days . . . And Then What?

Eight times in the Bible, the period of 40 days is mentioned.

The first reference pertains to our Old Testament reading for this Sunday — Genesis 9. Genesis 9 is the end of the flood, where God makes his covenant …

Observing Lent With Children

Lent is coming! Yay?!?

Okay, so most of us don’t approach Lent with that kind of enthusiasm. A 40-day period of self-denial and prayer might not be something we look forward to each year, and it may be one of …