The premise of Living Lent


“It’s the economy stupid” Bill Clinton campaign slogan 1992 The premise of Living Lent is that God’s creation, at least in its current form, is under threat because of our actions in destabilising the earth’s climate and ecosystems. We have been aware of our damaging effect on the environment for a long time but the … Continue reading The premise of Living Lent

Lent, de-growth and dying to old ways


So this is Lent, a time when we take a step back from business as usual so that God might step in, a season of self-denial so that spiritually we might grow. This particular Lent we are spending time reflecting on lifestyle practices that in their current form are damaging God’s beautiful creation. As we … Continue reading Lent, de-growth and dying to old ways