What is Lent and why does it last forty days?
Sundays in Lent are not counted in the forty days because each Sunday represents a “mini-Easter” and the reverent spirit of Lent is tempered with joyful anticipation of the Resurrection.
courtesy of http://www.umc.org/what-we-believe/what-is-lent-and-why-does-it-last-forty-days
We at Green Anglicans have put some devotions and reflections together in helping you to focus on specific topics that are affecting environment during the Lenten period.
A fast that focuses on creating awareness around plastic and how it affects our environment and some practical ways in how we can change our reliance on plastic and so reduce plastic waste