We’ve heard it all before…how we should have an attitude of gratitude. And we should, but…frankly, some days we are more prone to having a BADttitude. So, what actually is a BADttitude? It’s being cross, cranky, grumpy and unable – or unwilling – to put the best construction on anything. It’s having a bad day.
A friend asked me the question, “Do Lutherans give up something for Lent?” My answer was well, somewhat vague, a classic, “No…well, yes…well, it depends.” "I have decided upon a different approach this year. I am making Lent a season of giving." From the perspective of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, "giving something up for Lent" is
"...if you are a Biblical Christian, your counseling needs will not be best served by a therapist who does not recognize the God who you believe created and redeemed you." Counseling...It can be beneficial in many scenarios. Sometimes serious medical issues such as clinical depression warrant it, at other times relational conflicts point to a