at Christ Church Lake Forest
As we usher in the solemn season of Lent, join us for our Ash Wednesday services. This significant day marks the beginning of the Lenten period, a time of reflection, repentance, and spiritual renewal.
🌟 Why Ash Wednesday Matters: Ash Wednesday holds deep significance in the Christian calendar as it symbolizes humility and penance. It is a day for believers to acknowledge their mortality and repentance, paving the way for a transformative journey during the 40 days of Lent leading up to Easter. The ash cross, gently placed on the foreheads of worshippers, serves as a powerful reminder of our human condition and the call to turn our hearts back to God.
☁️ Make Time for Spiritual Reflection: In the midst of our bustling lives, it is crucial to carve out moments for spiritual reflection and renewal. We encourage you to take time out of your day to attend one of our Ash Wednesday services at a location convenient for you. Whether you seek a quiet morning start, a midday pause, or an evening sanctuary, we have services tailored to accommodate your schedule.
🗓️ Service Times: We will be holding 3 services.
🤝 Community and Connection: Join us in fostering a sense of community and shared devotion as we embark on this sacred journey together. Ash Wednesday provides a unique opportunity to connect with fellow worshippers, share in the rituals of repentance, and draw closer to God.
🌿 How to Join: All are welcome. Feel free to walk in or plan your visit ahead by checking our website for additional details and any updates. Let us gather as one community, united in faith, as we mark the beginning of Lent with reverence and anticipation.
May this Ash Wednesday be a meaningful step on your spiritual path, guiding you towards a deeper connection with God and a transformative Lenten season. We look forward to welcoming you at Christ Church.