CAROLYN'S COMPOSITIONS

March 5, 2014

Where I Learned Key Church & Scripture Readings

CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS

WHERE I LEARNED KEY

CHURCH & SCRIPTURE READINGS

GUEST WRITER MONTE W. HOLLAND

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On Wednesdays during Lent my husband Monte will present a discussion on the Lord’s Prayer—what it means in our lives and some valuable comments about it by theologians of the past.

He will begin by sharing about where he learned about key church and Scripture readings, then continue with A 6-Part Study of The Lord’s Prayer: Part 1.

Hill of Crosses, Lithuania

Hill of Crosses, Lithuania

NOTE: The main photo appearing on each part of this study features the Hill of Crosses in Lithuania. To learn about this spectacular site click on Hill of Crosses in Lithuania

Readers and commenters on the Upper Room on-line devotional site, where there is an active group of readers responding to the daily devotional, are sometimes  exposed to devotionals related to the Lord’s Prayer, which has started some good discussions.

Before beginning my discussion of the Lord’s Prayer I’ll consider and share some of my personal faith journey.

As I think back to my childhood, my family didn’t attend church regularly. Their only church involvement was showing up, maybe once a month.

What are the givens? What are the things that I don’t have to take time to look up? Where did I commit them to my memory base?

Here is a partial list:

  • The Lord’s Prayer: I learned and repeated the Lord’s Prayer in a rather (more…)

February 21, 2012

Post List for A Daily Online Lenten Study

CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS

Post List for

A DAILY ONLINE LENTEN STUDY GUIDE

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NOTICE: CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS has moved

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Rethink Church Lenten Photos: Week 1

Ash Wednesday: Sackcloth and Ashes

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     Lent is upon us. Below are links to the Daily Online Lenten Study Guide designed by my husband, the Rev. Monte W. Holland. Although he is a retired United Methodist Church pastor, the study is useful for other denominations.

Monte also wrote another Lenten study that is based on the Seven Deadly Sins. To view that study click on Post List for the Lenten Study: The Seven Deadly Sins: https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2012/02/17/post-list-for-the-lenten-study-the-seven-deadly-sins/

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A DAILY ONLINE LENTEN STUDY GUIDE

 INTRODUCTION

A Daily Online Lenten Study Guide: Introduction

https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2010/02/16/a-daily-online-lenten-study-guide-introduction/

DAY 1

A Daily Online Lenton Study Guide: 01

https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2010/02/17/a-daily-online-lenton-study-guide-01/

DAY 2

A Daily Online Lenten Study Guide: Day 02

https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2010/02/18/a-daily-online-lenten-study-guide-day-02/

DAY 3

A Daily Online Lenten Study Guide: 03

https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2010/02/19/a-daily-online-lenten-study-buide-03/

DAY 4

A Daily Online Lenten Study (more…)

February 17, 2012

Post List for the Lenten Study: The Seven Deadly Sins

CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS

POST LIST for the LENTEN STUDY: THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS

The following lists the posts in the Lenten Study on The Seven Deadly Sins. Remember, Sundays and Good Friday do not fall in the Lenten season.

(NOTE: Another devotional study, 26 Devotions Based on the Alphabet, begins at this link:

https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2010/09/04/26-devotions-based-on-the-alphabet-introduction/ )

 INTRODUCTION

Ash Wednesday: Intro to Lenten Study on the Seven Deadly Sins

https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2011/03/09/ash-wednesday-intro-to-lenten-study-on-the-seven-deadly-sins/

DAY 1

Lenten Study: 7 Deadly Sins—Greed #1: Greed or Generosity

https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2011/03/10/lenten-study-7-deadly-sins-greed-1-greed-or-generosity/

DAY 2

Lenten Study: 7 Deadly Sins—Envy #1: Envy or Love

https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2011/03/11/lenten-study-7-deadly-sins-envy-1-envy-or-love/

DAY 3

Lenten Study: 7 Deadly Sins—Anger #1: Brotherly Anger (more…)

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