Fasting Archive

The Aroma of Lowliness

God seeks our lowliness. He desires it- earnestly wanting it for us. Not because He is a God who wishes to crush us or takes pleasure in our unhappiness,
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What Should I do with Lent?

In my upbringing, Lent was a time of the year when we ate fish on Fridays and gave up something like chocolate. In my mind, Lent was about self-denial–
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Detoxing Anxiety and Busyness with the Sabbath

Anxiety is such a nuisance. It is a thief that quietly finds its way in, going unnoticed, lurking around finding an assortment of things to disturb. Unlike a thief
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Detoxing Pride through Solitude and Silence?

There are parts of my life that I am well-aware, and other parts that I am not so aware of, that I would rather not talk about. I would
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Detoxing my Soul of Gluttony with Fasting

I feel really, really full– and not the good kind of full, like you feel after a good conversation, a hug from your child or a nice compliment. There
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