Lent

To participate in the redemption of the worldTo participate in the redemption of the world

To participate in the redemption of the world

Audio of the talks from our Lenten series.

Lent IIILent III

Lent III

Word Play and the Water of Life

Lent IILent II

Lent II

“My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.”

Lent 1Lent 1

Lent 1

What does this speak to us as we move through these early days of Lent?

The coming of LentThe coming of Lent

The coming of Lent

Lent is an invitation to move voluntarily into desert or wilderness terrain

A season in the wildernessA season in the wilderness

A season in the wilderness

Why we might bother observing Lent

Psalms for Lent

The psalms are born of lives lived and of a willingness to speak the truth

Why would I bother with Lent?Why would I bother with Lent?

Why would I bother with Lent?

An invitation to “do” Lent this year

An offering of spilled perfume

Mary’s act is a scandalous, bold, and beautiful offering of her love for Jesus.

Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove preachesJonathan Wilson-Hartgrove preaches

Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove preaches

Audio of the sermon preached at our Lenten liturgy on Wednesday March 13

As the Light FadesAs the Light Fades

As the Light Fades

Original poetry from Jon Sears.

The man who had two sons

The party is happening, the question is whether the older son’s pride will keep him from joining in.

Lament for Jerusalem

Jesus laments for that city. It had such promise… it embodied such hope…

40 days in the wilderness40 days in the wilderness

40 days in the wilderness

When the devil enters the scene, he looks like a robust and healthy mirror image of the weakened and hungry Jesus.

“Christ in the Wilderness” | Thoughts on a Painting“Christ in the Wilderness” | Thoughts on a Painting

“Christ in the Wilderness” | Thoughts on a Painting

George Friesen invites us into a consideration of a remarkable piece of art

Palm SundayPalm Sunday

Palm Sunday

Christian hope has about it a kind of eyes-wide-open realism, for Christian hope is cross-shaped.