Beginner: Find 5 items in your home that you can do without, but are still fairly new, and donate them to an organization that can use them (like a homeless shelter, etc.)
Intermediate: Give up an item that you pay for but you can do without, and with the money that you save, donate to charity, whether that be to your parish, a local Catholic organization or an overseas mission group.
Advanced: Every paycheque you receive this Lent, donate 10% of it to charity, whether that be to your parish, a local Catholic organization or an overseas mission group.
Tuesday: The Prayer
In what areas of my life do I own “too much stuff”? What can I let go of to help me focus on God more?
Add your almsgiving into your monthly expenses, just like you would with your bills.
What are your tips for almsgiving?
How did you share what you have with those in need this week?