The essays are very good, but last year a guest author wrote on why we make Lenten resolutions. I was floored when I saw myself in the category of the poorest resolutions.
The author wrote that the season of Lent is NOT for self-improvement. WOW! That has been my purpose for years. If I decide to exercise more, to lose weight, to give up desserts, I am doing that for myself! Strengthening my relationship with Jesus, with the Holy Spirit, with God, is what ought to be my goal in Lent.
If my resolution were to spend 1/2 hour in prayer every evening…
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