Ash Wednesday 2020 Pastoral Letter to the People of The United Methodist Church
February 26, 2020
By Kenneth H. Carter, Jr., President, Council of Bishop
On Ash Wednesday, it is the tradition of the church to focus on the cross, in the form of the imposition of ashes, and to read Psalm 51. This is also a spiritual practice for many every Friday, to read this Psalm and to focus on the cross. Without a deep and constant turning to Jesus, we are always prone to pride and arrogance, we are always tempted by power and using any available means to achieve our ends, even those purposes we believe to be of God. Click Here for full message.