Bake Bread


While fasting make yeast bread. Mix the dough in the morning and let the bread rise all day in the refrigerator. In the evening bake two loaves. Give one loaf to a neighbor and break your fast with the other.

What does it mean for Jesus to be the bread of life?

About Ragan Sutterfield

Ragan Sutterfield is a writer and Episcopal seminarian sojourning from his native Arkansas in Alexandria, Virginia. He is the author of Cultivating Reality: How the Soil Might Save Us, Farming as a Spiritual Discipline and a contributor to the book Sacred Acts: How churches are working to protect the Earth’s climate. Ragan’s articles and essays have appeared in a variety of magazines including Triathlete, The Oxford American, and Books & Culture. He works to live the good life with his wife Emily and daughter Lillian.