Observing Lent as Experience, Not Ritual
Alicia Britt Chole on Lenten reflection and introspection
In the physical realm, I usually give up sweets for Lent. This year, “sweets and wheats” is the label on my physical sacrifice. These two substances tend to derail me from good health. Giving them up is an offering I make to God in order to honor this temple he’s given me.