|The links along the side of the page contain sermons and Scripture
readings for use in a service relating to addictions and life-controlling
habits. If you have a sermon to submit for this page, please
email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We would like to add sermons from other church traditions.
Each Church has its own way of doing things. With cooperation
from King County Public Health Department, we are urging churches
to conduct their own event on an annual basis with emphasis
upon freedom from addictions. The Lenten Season for Christians
is a natural for this type of emphasis. Traditionally, Lent
is the time when Christians bring their physical bodies under
the discipline of the Spirit. It corresponds to the forty
days that Jesus fasted in the wilderness. Our suffering with
Christ during Lent allows us to rejoice more fully at his