It’s Christmas, and I Want More

It’s Christmas, and I Want More Great Feast Day Post #12: The Nativity of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ So we finally come to the Great Feast Day of Christmas: The Nativity of Christ. For this final post that … [Read More…]

Presentation of the Theotokos Great Feast Day

Presentation of the Theotokos Great Feast Day The Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple; An example for every parent and child. The Great Feast which we celebrate on the 21st of November, 2013, is the Presentation of … [Read More…]

Elevation of the Holy Cross: A Bit of Truth to Keep Us Going

The Feast of the Elevation of the Holy Cross What wonderful ways the Lord our God gives us tools and pieces to the puzzle, not to diminish the need for faith, but to rather show mercy to us who struggle … [Read More…]

Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos: The Secret of Humbleness

Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos How truly humble is the Mother of our Lord… the oral tradition keeps her story known, away from the center stage of Jesus Christ’s true mission on earth. Such is the Nativity of the … [Read More…]

Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos: The End of the Beginning

Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos As I look into being in the world and not of the world… as I abstract the visible into the invisible… I find something to share in the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos. … [Read More…]

The Great Feast of The Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ

The Great Feast of The Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ What The Transfiguration Reveals for Your Suffering “This is My beloved Son. Hear Him!” St. Mark 9:7 And so we must listen to Him, for our God, the Father … [Read More…]

What is Pentecostal: The Beginning of the Church is more than an Adjective

The Flame of Pentecost

What is Pentecostal: The Beginning of the Church is more than an Adjective A post for the Great Feast Day of Pentecost Many web-surfers out there browse for the term “what is pentecostal.” In fact, there are more than one … [Read More…]

The Feast of the Ascension: 40 Days to a Blessing

The Feast of the Ascension: 40 Days to a Blessing O Christ our God, You ascended in Glory and gladdened Your disciples by the promise of the Holy Spirit. Your blessing assured them that You are the Son of God, … [Read More…]

Holy Week and Pascha: The Pull of Ineffable Glory

Holy Week and Pascha (Easter): The Pull of Ineffable Glory Pascha and Holy Week: It is called the marathon. With about a dozen services, depending on who you ask, the week leading up to Pascha (Easter) can be both tiring … [Read More…]

Palm Sunday Feast Day: If even for the Bough of a Willow

Palm Sunday: The Feast Continues , if Even for the Bough of a Willow Lazarus Saturday & Palm Sunday Feast Day Blog Mark 11:9-10 “Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord. Hosanna in the highest!” … [Read More…]