For the Life of the World: Book Review

I did a mini review of the book we are reading in ladies’ group. I highly recommend it. Find out why. Will you help me grow my Youtube channel? Please visit it, subscribe, hit the bell and ‘Like’ (thumbs up) the video if you do or hit unlike (thumbs down) it’s all good.

Crystal energy healing and holistic wellness is for everyone

‘The earth is the Lord’s and the fullness thereof…’ Psalm 23 (in the Orthodox bible. in Protestant bibles it is Psalm 24). ‘The leaves of the trees are for the healing of the nations.’ Rev 22:2 And my personal favorite, Genesis 9:3 ‘Everything that lives and moves about will be food for you. Just as…

Dormition (Falling Asleep) of Mary

Scripture Readings Saturday, August 15, 2020 Genesis 28:10-17 Ezekiel 43:27-44:4 Proverbs 9:1-11 Luke 1:39-49, 56 Romans 15:30-33 Matthew 17:24-18:4 Philippians 2:5-11 Luke 10:38-42; 11:27-28 Today’s commemorated feasts and saints The Dormition (“Falling Asleep”) of our Most Holy Lady, Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary .

Women and faith

A woman cannot live without faith. Either she lives for a period of time without faith and then soon returns to faith in God, or she quickly begins to go to pieces. It is another matter for a man: it is possible for him to live without faith. He hardens completely and becomes a pillar…

Building your Orthodox library

How would you read about Orthodoxy if you were stuck for days, weeks, months, without the Internet? While I have learned SO much about the Orthodox church by accessing online; blogs, podcasts, videos, e-books, etc. I have also been building a hard copy, old-school, analog (ha ha, I know not entirely accurate but my term…

The unfortunate thing about older books is…

They sometimes increase in price until hardly anyone can afford them. I would dearly love to read her book but the price has climbed to over $100.00. Lord have mercy and if it is Your will, please… make it so.

Quotes about The Theotokos Pt.1

I am reading a book about the Virgin Mary; The Marian Option: God’s Solution to a Civilization in Crisis. Are you aware of the crisis mainly America is facing but also anywhere in the world where feminism has sunken its poisoned fangs into the culture? The following is an excerpt from the book, The Marian…

Healing Fear

Originally posted on ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN FAITH AND LIFE:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LP0uxghhX78 Year: 2013 (released 2014) Running time: 110 minutes Director: Oleg Sytnik Cast: Vitaly Bezrukov (Luke), Ekaterina Guseva, Andrew Saminin, Alexander Jacko, Vladimir Gostyukhin, Alex Shevchenkov Manufacturer: “Patriot Film” (Ukraine, Belarus), with the support of the State Agency of Ukraine for movies and the Ministry of Culture…

Abba Ammonas

Sayings by Abba Ammonas St Ammonas’ life is especially interesting and inspirational for us because of his victory over anger, a passion with which he struggled for many years. Abba Ammonas was a disciple of St. Anthony the Great and later became a bishop. He was also an outstanding expert on the Scriptures and left this…