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Lenten devotional readings from the United Church of Christ's 2019 Lenten Devotional, Take Nothing With You


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"Provoking Love"

By Marilyn Pagán-Banks

Lent begins March 6. So does Take Nothing with You: 2019 Lenten Devotional from the UCC's Stillspeaking Writers' Group. This fresh collection of unique Lenten devotions includes a scripture verse and prayer for each day of Lent.

When we enter the spiritual journey of Lent, we often take things with us: our past experiences, our interpretations of Scripture, our questions about the world, our struggles in faith. What does an unencumbered journey look like? Let’s find out together.

Save this web page in your browser.  It will be updated daily through Lent with the day's reading.


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United Church of Christ

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