What on Earth is Lent?

“Lent”  What a strange, archaic and religious sounding word! It is a forty day time of year in the Christian calendar.  [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lent] It isn’t a celebration in the sense that we normally think about celebrations like Christmas, Easter, anniversaries and birthdays etc.   It has to do with acknowledging our need of God and his love, […]