Lent Reflection – Do I find validation being part an angry group?

Today is the 20th day of Lent. As a part of my practice this year, I’m reading Brian Zahnd’s Lent devotional, The Unvarnished Jesus. Then I journal on the scripture he’s selected and his reflection. I post daily (or near-daily) meditations that emerge from this. John 8:1-11 is the scripture today, the captivating scene where […]

Lent Reflection – Do I judge others’ righteousness & purity?

It’s the 17th day of Lent. As a part of my practice this year, I’m reading Brian Zahnd’s Lent devotional, The Unvarnished Jesus. I journal on the scripture he’s selected and his reflection, then I post daily (or near-daily) meditations that emerge from this. Luke 18:9-14 is today’s scripture, a parable that warns against using […]