Lenten Devotional 2021: Day 47

Sunday, April 4 – Easter – The Uprising Begins – By Maya Landell Luke 24:1-3 It was on the Sunday that the uprising began At dawn, Before the sun had risen, some women who are part of our movement went to the tomb to Properly care for the body of...

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Lenten Devotional 2021: Day 46

Holy Saturday, April 3 – Doubt, Darkness, Despair – By Patricia Aitchison Job 10: 1-22  |  Psalm 77  |  Psalm 88  |  Ecclesiastes 1:1-11 The scriptures for this chapter say it all. The depth of human sadness, confusion, disillusionment, hurt and abandonment are heard and felt and echo in our souls at times throughout...

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Lenten Devotional 2021: Day 45

Friday, April 2 – Everything Must Change – By Esther Khubyar Psalm 22 Luke 22:39-23:56 On Good Friday, the most holy and solemn day in the Christian calendar, worshippers may sing an African-American spiritual, written in 1899, Were You There When They Crucified My Lord?  It is a mournful tune...

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Lenten Devotional 2021: Day 44

Thursday, April 1 – A Table. A Basin, Some Food. Some Friends. – By Isla Grady John 13-17 Here we are, deep into Holy Week, Maundy Thursday, the day when Jesus said: “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.”...

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Lenten Devotional 2021: Day 43

Wednesday, March 31 – Calling Upon God in Distress in New Life – By James Aitchison Psalm 31:9-16 Sometimes it can feel as though the whole world is caving in on us, or as though the ground is disappearing from beneath us. Other times it can feel as though the...

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