Still very cold here and everything is covered in snow. It makes me realize how God is in charge of all nature, the beauty of it, and in this time and age when we think we can control everything, it's a reminder - we can't.
"He is my Helper and Protector, and has become
my salvation. This is my God and I will glorify Him. My
father's God and I will exalt Him. For gloriously has
He been glorified." (Exodus 15:2,1; Psalm 117:14)
This week, each evening, we read the canon written by St. Andrew of Crete. It's very repentant and beautiful, many references to the Old Testament: orthodox.net/greatlent/great-canon-monday.pdf
We've stocked up on nuts, grapes, clementines, plums, beets, onions, potatoes, avocados, lettuce...and are trying to eat simply during Lent. Do you have any favorite vegan recipes to share?
Life is not for the faint of heart, and yet... - It's been 18 days. My Husband and I are weary and fighting faintheartedness. But yet in Christ we have hope. Lord have mercy on us all.
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