Isn’t it upsetting to know that there is so much food around the world and that our Earth produces enough to feed every living body yet there is still so much poverty? Isn’t it even more upsetting to know that we have an infinite God who provides so much spiritual food for us yet we … More Meditating on God’s word
Let’s throwback. Back to a recent time when, by all measures, we should have been at our spiritual best but, in fact, were nothing short of spiritually dead: Lazarus Saturday. While Lazarus Saturday may merely seem like another significant miracle in Christ’s ministry, it is also a lesson for us about spiritual death and resurrection. … More Call. Roll. Loose.
“My little children, let us not love in word or in tongue, but in deed and in truth.” ~ 1 John 3:18 … More Put Your GOD Where Your Mouth Is!
What is at your core? What do you choose to define you? What I mean is, when it comes down to the crunch, when it comes down to being stripped away from all that you have, what do you have to show for it? The feast of Pentecost, and subsequently the start of the Apostles’ … More The Holy Spirit, the Comforter.
Jesus was a carpenter, after the man who had part in raising Him, Joseph. It was God’s plan all along that Joseph be betrothed to the Mother of God. Joseph, a noble, honest and fair man was chosen to raise the Son of God. Carpentry was a rough, tough job that demanded a great deal … More His handiwork.
“Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the man who trusts in Him!” (Psalm 34:8) Great lent and Passion Week are generally the most spiritually charged periods of an Orthodox believer’s year. During Great Lent, we follow the example set by our Lord Jesus Christ, who fasted on our behalf forty … More Holding steadfast.
“Now therefore,” says the Lord, “Turn to Me with all your heart, with fasting, with weeping, and with mourning.” (Joel 2:12) Have you ever felt an agonising pain arise from inside of you? Maybe it was because of a break up, failing a unit of study, a family member passing away or even feeling guilty … More Flooded heart, new start.