It’s that time of the year again.  This week we transition from the happy and joyful seasons of Christmas and Epiphany into the long, somber season of Lent.  There are no more alleluias for 6 weeks.  The hymns are more haunting, both in the words and in the music itself.  We have midweek services that are reflective.  Our focus is on the cross at the end, on Good Friday, where it all culminates.  You will be reminded again and again that Jesus died for you.  This is quite true, but I have news for you.  That’s not all.  Yes, Jesus died for you, but He also lived for you.

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