True riches do not come in having lots of things. The trend of minimalism can teach us a lot about Lent.
Lent is like a visit to the desert. You need a lot of preparation in order to see its beauty, even amid the desolation.
Being a Disciple is the first stage in the Christian life, but Christ is calling us to a deeper role: being an Apostle, one who is sent.
Buddhism’s Lenten challenge for us.