Lenten Practices

Ash Wednesday was yesterday, but if you’re still not quite sure what you want to do for Lent, you’ll find your classmates’ answers to that Daily Quiz question “below the jump” (what you’ll find if you click the “Continue Reading”) … or, visit LifeTeen’s page for some other, more intriguing ideas!

GIVING UP:

  • Chocolate
  • Sweets
  • Ice cream
  • Soda
  • Snacks/eating between meals
  • Cookies
  • Junk food
  • Flik cookies
  • Fast food
  • Cussing
  • Complaining
  • Talking about other people
  • Saying bad things
  • Talking badly about people behind their backs
  • Being selfish
  • Being rude
  • Gossiping
  • Judgments against others
  • Talking back to parents
  • Gossiping at lunch
  • TV
  • Biting my nails
  • Being lazy
  • Fighting with my mom
  • Yelling at parents
  • Facebook
  • Plastic water bottles/only use reusable one
  • Giving up something AND sticking to it!
  • Limit Facebook & Pinterest
  • Technology
  • Texting
  • Social networking sites

TAKING ON:

  • Being nicer to classmates
  • Being more patient with teachers
  • Be more helpful to people
  • Be kind to at least one person every day
  • Being more cooperative with family members – especially parents!
  • Be nice to younger siblings
  • Watch stress level so as to not fight with parents
  • Be more considerate
  • Being more open-minded and less judgmental
  • Eat healthy. Pray more. Be nicer.
  • Improve my attitude
  • Be friendly to everyone, even people I don’t like
  • Get along with siblings
  • Be nicer to parents
  • Go to church every Sunday
  • Skip a meal and pray instead
  • Making more time for God in the day
  • Praying more often
  • Try to be positive
  • Volunteer at a nursing home
  • Exercise more
  • Donate money usually spend on sodas
  • One “random act of kindness” a day
  • Eating healthy
  • Fast
  • Do my homework
  • 100% effort in school
  • Develop healthy habit in time usually spent on Facebook
  • Praying more for others
  • Read one chapter of the Bible every day
  • Pray every night
  • Give Flik cookie money to the poor
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