The Methodist Liaison Office in Jerusalem has provided a 2015 Lenten devotional online. The office, officially launched in October 2012, is a partnership of the World Methodist Council, the Methodist Church of Britain and the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church. Its purpose is to increase international awareness and involvement of the Methodist community in the issues of Palestine and Israel. The Office is charged with coordinating advocacy and education initiatives and to provide travel and volunteer opportunities for and/or by the worldwide Methodist community.
For more information about the work of the Methodist Liaison Office in Jerusalem, contact Rev. Kristen Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on volunteering opportunities with the Methodist Liaison Office in Jerusalem, please contact Steve Pearce at email@example.com
Lenten Study Guide from CTBI
An additional related Lenten Study Guide is available from Churches Together in Britain and Ireland entitled Walking and Praying with Christians of the Middle East and can be downloaded from CTBI’s website.
Lenten Conversation-Starter App
Table Talk for Easter is a conversational Lent resource that creates space for friends to explore, articulate and engage with the great themes of the Easter story. Topics include hope, justice, forgiveness and suffering. The Table Talk for Easter app is now available in the App Store and on Google Play, and there is also a Table Talk for Easter board game available. For more details, see the Table Talk website: www.table-talk.org. Table Talk is provided by The Ugly Duckling Company a Not For Profit Charity in the UK.
The following resource suggestions appeared in the March 2015 World Church Relationships News Bulletin of the Methodist Church in Britain.