Mid-way through Lent I wonder if any of us who profess to be Christians are “seasonally challenged”—a bit confused by what we are doing in this season. Confusion can dampen our enthusiasm, so as we approach Easter I want to clarify two possible areas of confusion.
We are routinely dissatisfied with where we are, who we are, what we have, what we are doing, and where we are going. What is the cause and cure of our condition?
The “perfect gift” is not one we give, but one that God has already given.
Invitations can be simple yet powerful. Jesus’ first disciples encountered the Lord through the simple invitation to “come and see.”