Home Daily Jolt Calendar - Lent The whole Christian life is a life in which…the more we progress, the poorer we get so that the man who has progressed most, is totally poor — he has to depend directly on God. He’s got nothing left in himself. — Thomas Merton By Daily Jolt February 22, 2012 FAST from eating one meal today. PRAY for the realization that you are not in this all alone and for the strength to depend on God alone. GIVE the money you would have spent on that one meal to a homeless person on the street, or go out of your way to give it to someone in need.