46 And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” that is,“My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” Matthew 27:46
How have you felt abandoned? Alone? Desperate?
Where have you turned on those occasions? To whom or what have you looked to for peace, satisfaction, or relief?
Have you ever felt like God has turned His back on you?
Have you ever turned your back on God? Another?
How have you been crying out to God this Lent season? In what ways has God met you in your times of “abandonment”?