Ash Wednesday

My Word of the Week: Anticipation

an·tic·i·pa·tion – noun \(ˌ)an-ˌti-sə-ˈpā-shən\ : a feeling of excitement about something that is going to happen : the act of preparing for something __________ With only one day to spare, I finally remembered to take my palm branch to church today. Last year on Palm Sunday, after the children walked down the aisle waving palm branches, and […] Read more


It’s Ash Wednesday again, and before 10 a.m. I already had eaten a Three Musketeer Bar. But I’m not giving up chocolate for Lent, so that’s ok. Right? For the next seven weeks, I’ll go on eating meat on Fridays, I will probably slip up and sing an Alleluia on Sundays, and the fast I […] Read more