Week 2: Fast Alcohol

Week 2: Fast Alcohol

Americans like to drink. When ranked against all the other countries in the world, we consume more alcohol per capita than 75% of the world. This works out to about 9 liters of alcohol consumed per American each year. For some Americans, alcohol is a major problem. 24...

Lent 1

Lent 1 O.T.Reading: Gen. 9:8-17 N.T.Reading: 1 Peter 3:18-22 Gospel Reading: Mark 1: 9-13
Week 1: Fast Social Media

Week 1: Fast Social Media

According to the Pew Research Center, about 80% of internet users in America are on Facebook alone. This doesn’t account for all the other social media platforms: Snapchat, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc. On average, Americans spend almost two hours a day on social...

A Different Kind of Fast for Lent

As Lent approaches, many of us are deciding what we are going to give up for Lent. I love this tradition shared by many different church traditions during Lent. But sometimes it seems like Lent is treated as a second stab at a New Year’s resolution. Fasting for...