AMANDA McCOY/SUN HERALD 
 Dorothy Fox, left, applies ashes onto Pastor Barb Gibson's forehead during an Ash Wednesday service at Bethel Lutheran Church on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. This was the first year that the church held a noon service.
AMANDA McCOY/SUN HERALD Dorothy Fox, left, applies ashes onto Pastor Barb Gibson's forehead during an Ash Wednesday service at Bethel Lutheran Church on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. This was the first year that the church held a noon service.
AMANDA McCOY/SUN HERALD Dorothy Fox, left, applies ashes onto Pastor Barb Gibson's forehead during an Ash Wednesday service at Bethel Lutheran Church on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. This was the first year that the church held a noon service.

Ash Wednesday services remind congregations of their mortality

February 10, 2016 06:57 PM