Lenten Backdrop

Sometimes it is difficult to know where to begin to make space for God in our lives.  But it can be as simple as putting a reminder in a place you find yourself looking all the time – the lock screen on your phone, your computer backdrop, a post it on the mirror where you brush your teeth.

Take a look around – where might you put a sign, a symbol, a post-it, to remind you that God is with you, God welcomes your prayers and presence, you are a part of God’s creation in this world, you are Christ’s hands and feet at work in the world, you are a reflection of God’s light and love.

Here are a few examples:





Click here for the Young Adult Network downloadable desktop backrops.


Learn more about the value of decluttering our information overload, not only as a Lenten/spiritual practice, but as a real life means of gaining peace of mind and piece(s) of mind in a world of information overload.

Click here to listen to NPR’s podcast Note to Self.



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