Lent 2016

The 40 Days of Lent: Road to Renewal 

Take a Lenten Journey with us at Central.  Click here to view and/or download your copy of the Lenten Journey.  There is a Scripture reading for every day / every step of the way.  This beautiful and meaningful Lenten calendar was designed, created and handmade artistically by Rev. Elizabeth King.  Printed 11×17 size copies in color are available.


Ash Wednesday February 10 Worship – Central to Join Area Disciples for Ash Wednesday Worship, February 10, 7 p.m.
Central is invited to join with sister congregations Crestwood Christian Church, E. Second St. Christian Church, and Twin Pines Christian Church for a unified Ash Wednesday Service on Wednesday evening, February 10, at 7 p.m., at Crestwood Christian Church, 1882 Bellefonte Dr, Lexington, KY 40503. Come join Pastors David Shirey and Elizabeth King and area Disciples for this service marking the beginning of the Lenten season.

Wednesday Lenten Series on Disciples DNA:  During the season of Lent on Wednesdays February 17 and 24 and March 2, 9, 16, and 23 we will honor Central’s history with an outstanding series focusing on the core beliefs of Disciples of Christ.  Six of Central’s pastors/ professors will take turns presenting one of the core values:

2/17- Paul Jones- An Open Communion Table  (audiohandout)

2/24- Jerry Sumney- The Centrality of Scripture (audio)

3/2-   Bill Curwood-  A Passion for Unity (audio)

3/9-   Bill Paulsell- Freedom of Interpretation and Belief (audio)

3/16- Hank Sneed- Immersion Baptism (audio)

3/23  Jan Ehrmantraut- The Priesthood/Ministry of All Believers (audio)

A soup supper will be served at 6 p.m.  The presentations will begin at 6:45 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. The meal is at no cost but please make a reservation with the church office or by e-mailing Lynn Gray, lgray@centralchristianlex.org


Milepost 1 (Feb 14): Introspection and Self-examination
Psalm 131; Isa 43:16-21
Healing Prayer/ Anointing with Oil following both worship services

Milepost 2 (Feb 21): Repentance
Psalm 51; Luke 13:1-9 

Milepost 3 (Feb 28):  Pressing On:  The Compass Points of Disciples Beliefs
Psalm 126; Phil 3:4-14

Milepost 4  (March 6):  Food for the Journey: Fasting, Prayer, and Almsgiving
Psalm 63:1-8; Matthew 6:1-6-16-21

Milepost 5  (March 13)  Detours and Dangers:  Temptation
Psalm 91; Luke 4:1-13

Holy Week….

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March 20 (March 20)  Palm/ Passion Sunday
Psalm 118:1-2; 19-29; Luke 19:28-40

Maundy Thursday  –  Noon and 7:00 p.m.

Good Friday – Noon

Holy Saturday

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