Tag: lent

Amidst the Season: Ash Wednesday and Lent

Greenville University has proven to include all kinds of Christian faith-related traditions and observations in morning chapel and individual small groups. The...

Journey to the Cross: Lent

Written by: Tyler Wright. Media by: Jonathan Bremer. Prayer and fasting for 40 days seems a little... extreme, doesn't it? Wouldn't something to that extent...

Shtuff Cubed Podcast #10: Ash Wednesday Revisited!

The boys explore ash Wednesday and lent - the aspects of giving something up for lent, some really deep religious perspectives and points of view, the awesomeness of scientific discovery, and a 32,000 year old plant!

Ash Wednesday

Growing up, I never participated in Ash Wednesday. Although I grew up in a Protestant home with strong Christian values and practices, this particular day was never something my family ever took part in. Actually it was never even mentioned. I wasn’t even aware of what the Lenten season was until I entered high school.

Living Into Death: 5 Songs Exploring Lent

Written and Media by Austin Schumacher When I first considered writing this article, it struck me as rather comical that something like this should be...