Rain fell for 40 days and 40 nights in the time of Noah.
The Hebrew people roamed in the wilderness outside the promised land for 40 years.
Moses sent spies to explore Canaan for 40 days.
Elijah walked 40 days and 40 nights before arriving at Mount Horeb.
Jesus fasted for 40 days and 40 nights in the wilderness before being tempted by the devil.
Jesus ascended 40 days after his resurrection.
As Christians, we spend the 40 days of Lent in prayer, fasting and sacrificial giving.
How will you spend your 40 days of Lent 2021?
- Will you pray for the under-educated and unemployed?
- Will you fast in solidarity with the hungry and homeless?
- Will you sacrificially give to the organizations who serve those in need?
The Urban Servant Corps intentional community of young adults living in simple service to neighborhood organizations throughout Denver rely on the support of generous donors like you.
Your gift today would be like a simple stone tossed into a river, causing ripples of change in the lives of many.
For just a dollar-a-day during this season of Lent, you can support direct service and advocacy for long-term social change for those in need.
Can we count on you to give $40 for the 40 days of Lent?