Lent calendar for families for 5 April

Father and son work the ground together.

Abba Tesfalem and his son work on their farmland

“There is neither bread nor water here; we are sick of this unsatisfying food.” 

Numbers 21:5

The Israelites lose patience with Moses and with God. They may have escaped from Egypt, but they are now out in the wilderness with little to eat or drink.

We can all get irritable when we are hungry. This might be a temporary feeling, soon eased by the next snack or meal. But what about those who struggle to get enough food? How must they feel? How can we help?


Join the Walk Against Hunger to help the 200 million children worldwide who are at risk of malnutrition.

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