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40 Ideas for keeping a holy Lent

40 ideas for keeping a holy Lent Day 1: Pray for your enemies Day 2: Use the stairs or choose a parking spot further from the door. Day 3: Don’t turn on the car radio Day 4: Give $20 to a non-profit of your choosing (Sunday) Day 5: Take 5 minutes of silence at noon Day 6: Look out the window until you find something of beauty you had not noticed before Day 7: Give 5 items of clothing to Goodwill Day 8: No complaining day Day 9: Do someone else’s chore Day 10: Buy a few $5 fast food gift cards to give to homeless people you encounter (Sunday) Day 11: Call an old friend Day 12: Pray the Paper (pray for people and situations in today’s news) Day 13: Read Psalm 139 Day 14: Pay a few sincere compliments Day 15: Bring your own mug Day 16: Educate yourself about human trafficking (Sunday) Day 17: Forgive someone Day 18: Internet diet Day 19: Change one light in your house to a compact fluorescent Day 20: Check out the UCC’s daily devotional…