The season of Lent is a somber time of fasting, prayer and almsgiving. But it can also be a time of great spiritual growth and renewal. That growth can change our lives for the better, as we gain a deeper understanding of what it means to be Christians.
Lent gives us the opportunity to retreat from some of the things that distract us. It gives us more time to focus on our faith and, specifically, Jesus, Our Savior. Engaging in activities that enhance our focus helps us to embrace the gift of Lent. Here are seven activities to consider.