Second Sunday in Lent

"Take the very hardest thing in your life - the place of difficulty, outward or inward, and expect God to triumph gloriously in that very spot. Just there He can bring your soul into blossom."   What is the "very hardest … [Read more...]

First Sunday in Lent

"Holiness, not safety, is the end of our calling."   Who wants to be holy?  Perhaps a better question would be:  What would a truly holy person look like?  One might suspect that what we would note about a person “further … [Read more...]

Lent with Lilias

Ash Wednesday   Lilias’s classic work, Parables of the Cross, demonstrates through the life stages of plants and flowers how death is necessary for life to continue in the physical world – and in the spiritual: "Death … [Read more...]