Lent. Day one. What’s the plan? My list is so long! How will I remember? My Runkeeper app provided much needed inspiration – GPS.
G – gratitude, generosity
P – presence, patience
S – sacrifice, spirit
At the Ash Wednesday distribution of ashes, Father Chris muddled the mnemonic with prayer, purification, sanctity, service and stripping of the old self in order to transform into a better self for Easter.
GGPPPPSSSSS – that’s a lot to remember, but it will be so worth it.