SLOW DOWN – Set aside ten minutes a day for silent prayer or meditation. It will revitalize your body and your spirit.
READ A GOOD BOOK– You could choose the life of a saint, a spiritual how-to, an inspirational book or one of the pope’s new books.
BE KIND– Go out of your way to do something nice for someone else every day.
GET INVOLVED – Attend a Lenten lecture or spiritual program.
VOLUNTEER AT YOUR PARISH – Whether it’s the parish fish fry, cleaning the church or helping with the food drive, it will give you a chance to help others.
REACH OUT – Invite an inactive Catholic to come with you to receive ashes on Ash Wednesday.
PRAY – Especially for people you don’t like and for people who don’t like you.
TUNE OUT – Turn off the television and spend quality time talking with family members or friends.
CLEAN OUT CLOSETS – Donate gently used items to the St. Vincent de Paul Society.
DONATE – Pick a Catholic mission and decide how you can help by sending money, clothing or supplies.
—Taken from Simply Catholic website http://www.simplycatholic.com/