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April 19th, 2014
So there goes Jesus spinning power on its head again. His power was not in crushing but in being crushed, triumphing over the empire’s sword with his cross. Mustard must be crushed, ground, broken for its power to be released. — Shane Claiborne

microchallenge

FAST from pointing out other people’s mistakes and shortcomings today.

PRAY for the courage to follow Jesus’ example.

GIVE — share with someone a spiritual experience you’ve had this Lent.

BONUS: Share your Lenten spiritual experience with us in the comments section below. We’d love to read it!

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January 29th, 2014

Thank a family member today — tell a parent, sibling or grandparent why you appreciate them.…

January 28th, 2014

Today, try to find a deeper meaning in your daily activities and listen for what God is trying to say to you through these activities.…

January 27th, 2014

Today, work on something that will help lead you where you want to go in life.…

January 26th, 2014

Today, do an act of kindness for a stranger in need.…

January 25th, 2014

Today, pray to God to intervene in a situation that has left you feeling lost.…

January 24th, 2014

Do something small today to help make the world a better place.…

January 23rd, 2014

Today, do something that furthers your dreams, that brings you closer to that life.…

January 22nd, 2014

Today, ask someone who you have mistreated for forgiveness and work toward repairing that relationship.…

January 21st, 2014

Today, take a brisk walk or do some extra stretches to add energy to your day.…

January 19th, 2014

Today, perform an act of kindness for someone that you spoke badly about in the past week.…

January 18th, 2014

What “new door” can you open in your life today? Take time to follow your curiosity down a new path.…

January 17th, 2014

Don’t just sit around waiting today for happiness to come to you. Do something that makes you happy.…

January 16th, 2014

Take one minute today to reflect on and give thanks for someone you care for whose life is quite different from your own.…

January 15th, 2014

Where is the opportunity in a personal crisis you’re experiencing? Today, focus on the opportunity — not the crisis.…

January 14th, 2014

Take some time today to thank God for the blessings in your life that make you truly rich.…

January 13th, 2014

Today, let someone know that you trust them.…

January 12th, 2014

Work at being gracious today and make sure to thank everyone, from your co-workers to the barista at the local coffee shop to the janitor at your office.…

January 11th, 2014

Enjoy your favorite comfort food today. Bonus points if you share it with a friend!…

January 10th, 2014

Today, be invigorated by the sound of your own drum beating. Stay true to the truth, though the crowd may urge you to do otherwise.…

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