Lent is a solemn religious observance in the liturgical calendar that begins on Ash Wednesday and ends approximately six weeks later, before Easter Sunday. The purpose of Lent is the preparation of the believer through prayer, doing penance, repentance of sins, alms giving, atonement, and self-denial.
When we think of February, we naturally think of Valentine’s Day and of love. But what is the true meaning of love? And when we say love, what does it requires from us. There are different ways how we explain love and how we express our love but the bible tells us what loves looks like and what is required of us who are in love.
Another year has passed and we start 2017 with a hopeful heart – bringing all the things we learned with us so we can move forward as single men and women have grown to become better. As we enter this year, the Lord wants us to look forward with so much hope and excitement for the better things that we are to experience.