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Ash Wednesday

“We want to avoid suffering, death, sin, ashes. But we live in a world crushed and broken and torn, a world God Himself visited to redeem. We receive his poured-out life, and being allowed the high privilege of suffering with Him, may then pour ourselves out for others.” Elisabeth Elliot Over the next few weeks,…

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Repentance: Turning From –>Turning To

Ash Wednesday Today is Ash Wednesday. It’s a day of reflection and repentance. Many churches honor this day by marking the foreheads of penitents with ashes in the shape of a cross. Ash Wednesday is not mentioned in the Bible, but ashes are. Therefore I despise myself    and repent in dust and ashes.” Job 42:6 NIV So…

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Ash Wednesday

“We want to avoid suffering, death, sin, ashes. But we live in a world crushed and broken and torn, a world God Himself visited to redeem. We receive his poured-out life, and being allowed the high privilege of suffering with Him, may then pour ourselves out for others.” Elisabeth Elliot Over the next few weeks…

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