Counting to forty after Grace before meals is a longstanding Lenten tradition in our home. It’s a quick little reminder that it’s Lent, and a simple and easy sacrifice that the whole family can do together. This printable works as a visible reminder in the home that it’s Lent, and, if it’s up in the dining area, a reminder of the counting before meals devotion. It also works as a simple Lent Countdown Calendar. Just cross off one number each day Monday through Saturday. (Sundays aren’t counted as part of the forty days of Lent, thus the number of days from Ash Wednesday to Holy Saturday is actually forty-six days.)
A more involved Lent Countdown Calendar that we use and love, and that I’m very excited to share with you guys, will be available before Ash Wednesday.
This listing is for an instant download — You will receive two 8.5×11 inch images that you can save to your computer and print on your own printer or at your local print shop. They can be trimmed to fit in an 8×10 frame.
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Your purchase entitles you to print this booklet as many times as you’d like for your own household’s personal use. Please do not share the digital files or print the booklet for others. Thank you! For an extended license for group/classroom use, see this listing.
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