United Methodist Church
Ever heard, "I'm giving up sweets for Lent"? Why does Lent make people want to give up something? And how do you calculate the 40 days of Lent?
Here are a few interesting bits of information to (hopefully) help in your Christian walk
Jesus the Carpenter
Jesus' earthly father Joseph was a carpenter (Matthew 13:55 & Mark 6:3). The Greek word is Teckton which means builder. Is that all we know about Jesus' work before he was known as Jesus Christ?