Ash Wednesday

Created on February 14th, 2021
5 Themes for Ash Wednesday

5 Themes for Ash Wednesday

By Lucy Lind Hogan
Every year on the Wednesday six and-a-half weeks before Easter Day, the church, the body of Christ, once again sets off on its Lenten journey. While we know that the cross, and… read more
3 Perfect Songs for Ash Wednesday

3 Perfect Songs for Ash Wednesday

By Jessica Miller Kelley
Crazy as it sounds, I love Ash Wednesday. Partially, I think, because it seems like such a mystical, old-world observance.  Bowing my head to receive a cross of ashes while… read more
Ash Wednesday: Beginning of the Lenten journey

Ash Wednesday: Beginning of the Lenten journey

By Nancy Ferguson
Ash Wednesday: The Beginning of Lent The church season of Lent is marked by the bookends of Ash Wednesday on one side and Easter on the other. Lent gives Christians the… read more
Taking Ash Wednesday Public

Taking Ash Wednesday Public

By Emily Case
Sometimes making a difference is as simple as trying something new. As simple as stepping outside our comfort zone and trying. As simple as going to Starbucks. Ash Wednesday has… read more
On Ash Wednesday, I remember: I am a sinner. I will die

On Ash Wednesday, I remember: I am a sinner. I will die

By Jacob Lupfer / Religion News Service
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Preparing for Lent and Ash Wednesday

Preparing for Lent and Ash Wednesday

By Kasey Hitt
Lent: A Yearly Reminder of the Daily Call to Come Home is a series of seven writings that incorporate guided imagery, prayer, and questions to use in worship or in your small… read more