Lent - A Time of Preparation

Date Posted: 2/22/2012

The start of the season of Lent begins 40 days prior to Easter (Sundays are not included in the count). Lent is a time when many Christians prepare for Easter by observing a period of fasting, repentance, moderation and spiritual discipline. Information from GBOD

What is Lent and Why Does it Last 40 Days?

UMCOM Lent and Easter Resources

GBOD Lent Resources

2012 Planning Helps for Lent and Easter

2012 Family Study for Lent

Choral Introits and Calls to Worship for Lent and Holy Week

Lent as a Journey