Tag Archive for Mardi Gras

Celebrating Mardi Gras in the church

Masked Wanda

As we are in a month of celebrating Black history, a question that is often unclear is the celebration of Mardi Gras in our churches. Many people who are unaware of its origin associate Mardi Gras with depictions from New…

Mardi Gras and Lent

Many people who are unaware of its origin associate Mardi Gras with the depictions from New Orleans that celebrate with booze, beads and what seems to be a grand celebration of ‘sin.’ However, it is not a celebration of ‘sin’…