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LOCAL FLAVOR: Lenten soups of the meatless variety perfect for Friday services

LOCAL FLAVOR: Lenten soups of the meatless variety perfect for Friday services

After the column ran last week featuring the soup recipes for Lent, I had a request from a reader for meatless soups for those who have their Lenten services on Fridays and serve meatless soup along with their services. Therefore, this week I am featuring soups that do not contain meat in an…

February 25, 2015 12:15 am(0)
Billings pastor offers 'ashes on the go' to downtown passers-by

Billings pastor offers 'ashes on the go' to downtown passers-by

By reciting ancient words and spreading ashes on a few foreheads during the lunch hour on Ash Wednesday, the Rev. Mike Mulberry was providing a service passers-by said they very much appreciated.

February 18, 2015 2:21 pm Photos

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Ash Wednesday, Lent a time to turn to God

Ash Wednesday, Lent a time to turn to God

On Wednesday, the Rev. Dana Keener, bundled up against the blustery day, watched as fire dancing in a portable pit consumed a pile of dried palm fronds.

February 14, 2015 8:30 am(0)

Gazette opinion: The brave steps ahead

Christians last week marked the beginning of Lent, a time for spiritual reflection and contemplating a broken world in need of salvation.

March 11, 2014 12:00 am(0)
A sign of Lent

A sign of Lent

St. Charles Indian Mission School students from Pryor sign the Lord's Prayer in the Native American sign language at one of First Congregational United Church of Christ's 2013 noon Lenten Recital Series performances. The children's music teacher and pianist is Karen Poling and Harlan Conroy …

March 16, 2013 12:00 am(1)
Women's Lenten retreat designed to connect art, faith

Women's Lenten retreat designed to connect art, faith

Lent is a time of reflection, a season to prepare for Easter, and Rebecca Davis wants to teach women how to weave art into it.

February 09, 2013 12:10 am(0)

Noon music recitals presented at downtown church

For more than 50 years, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 210 N. 27th St., has offered a Friday Noon Recital Series during the season of Lent.

March 02, 2012 12:00 am(0)
Perspective: Lent is a time to take the load off

Perspective: Lent is a time to take the load off

The Christian season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, which is Feb. 22 this year. For far too many people, Lent only means being reminded how badly they’ve sinned and how they should fear the judgment of God because of it.

February 04, 2012 12:10 am(0)
Giving up Facebook for Lent

Giving up Facebook for Lent

Robin Goldbeck, a self-employed Fresno architect, works on her laptop computer in her home. She is giving up Facebook for Lent because she wants to be more productive with her time.

March 12, 2011 12:00 am(0)

Faith and values: Lent is about healing, not shame

Like most brothers and sisters, Leif, my 6-year-old son, and Marit, my 3-year-old daughter, get into many arguments.

March 12, 2011 12:00 am(0)

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