When my friend and fellow Iowa Stater, Lisa, asked me to guest blog about food. I totally said yes.
Her challenge? Share your favorite soup recipe, a story and a Lenten reflection. Game. On.
Of course, the pregnant lady brings you a hearty recipe with a dash of sass and a healthy dose of God. I pray your Lent is going great. Awesome, in fact. And, I pray that what you read on Lisa’s blog over these next 40 days will inspire you and fill you up, both at your dining room table and in your soul.
Here’s an excerpt from my reflection. To read the rest, click on over to The Practicing Catholic. You don’t want to miss the recipe for my Tasty Soup, either. It’s a keeper!
As we enter into the Lenten season and begin stripping away all the extraneous, recharging our souls and rediscovering how Christ can use us as His disciples, I am reminded of one of the most important Biblical lessons: the importance of community. Jesus found that His most intimate moments were at table. His first miracle? A wedding feast…