Typically, evangelicals are shy about Lent. The 40 days prior to Easter—Sundays excepted—are known popularly as a season for giving up chocolate or other extras in order to show God how much we love him. With such impoverished notions, it is no wonder that Lent has fallen on hard times.
So should evangelicals bother with Lent?
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Thanks to Mars Hill Seattle and Mars Hill Bible Church (not connected in any way shape or form, but both doing some good stuff in their different ways) we have put together a little pdf booklet to help you use this season of lent.