During a recent adult formation meeting, the Reverend Sandy Webb elicited a gasp from attendees when he described a man whose Lenten sacrifice was enough to give you goosebumps.
The man, said Fr. Sandy, gave up heated water for Lent. Warm water in his coffee. Hot water in his shower.
Are you shivering yet?
Indeed, a popular way to observe Lent is to make a small sacrifice in your daily life. Such a sacrifice references the forty days Jesus spent fasting in the wilderness before...