Tag Archives: Lent

How do we become an Easter people?

At the beginning of Lent, I asked you what your Lenten practices were preparing you for. We have made it through the Last Supper, Jesus’ crucifixion, and the Resurrection of Easter, and today we arrive on Easter Monday. The tomb … Continue reading

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Come to the garden with me

Every year [on Holy Thursday], my family and I enter [adoration] and pray for a while after the main service has ended. Sitting with Jesus in His agony is a powerful and emotional moment for all of us. However, this … Continue reading

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Is Lent over? Can I drink my coffee again?

Holy Thursday has long been a day of debate in our family. Officially, Lent is over, and we move into what is called the Triduum. At issue is whether chocolate, coffee, Netflix, or whatever else has been given up for … Continue reading

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Get your copy now!

Holy Week has begun, and if you haven’t gotten it yet, download your copy of my Stations of the Cross reflections here. This is an eventful and emotional week as we journey with Jesus to the Cross and beyond. Easter … Continue reading

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Tune in today!

Don’t forget to tune in to the Jennifer Fulwiler Show at 2PM Central Time on SiriusXM Channel 129. I’ll be talking about my book, “Walking Through Holy Week,” all things Lent, and just about anything else. You never know with … Continue reading

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I’m on the air!

I am excited to share a few interviews with you this week. I’m featured on Dr. Paul’s Family Talk on Impact Radio today through Friday (see below for schedule) and will be on the Jennifer Fulwiler show this Thursday at … Continue reading

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The Value of Simplicity

Have you noticed the austere beauty of the Lenten season? In our churches the lush beautiful flowers have been replaced with barren branches. The decorations are spartan, and the colors are deep and pure. I love the simplicity and space … Continue reading

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A New Perspective on Lent

The Frost Tower in Austin is a unique architectural feature of the downtown landscape. It’s tall silhouette and unique top stand out among the buildings around it, but the structure of the building isn’t what captures the imaginations of the … Continue reading

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Jump-start your Lent

How is your Lent going? If you need a little jump-start, try this prayer. It’s beautiful. God, Once again – For it is certainly not the first time You call me to return to the center that is you To … Continue reading

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Day of Prayer Retreat

Join me on Sunday March 10, from 1-5 for the Let There Be Peace Prayer Retreat at St. Austin’s Catholic Church in Austin, TX.  I’m excited to be speaking to you about prayer along with Michael Flahive and Laurie Kertz. … Continue reading

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