Studying the book of Revelation

Although there were plenty of studies going on about the book of Revelation when I was a Protestant, I never did attend any of them and I’ve never read the book in its entirety. There are things in this video that are… Read More

Let’s talk about Vitamin C, etc.

Hundreds or years ago, and even now in some areas of the world, tea shops and apothecaries shared the same space. Why? Tea was considered medicinal. AND all they all were called tea. Herbal teas were tea and not just the camellia… Read More

Still reading Matthew

Our church has a small, but awesome book store. Seriously it is top notch!. The other day I wrote about bible studies LINK HERE. BSF or Bible Study Fellowship’s study this year so going to be on Acts and Epistles. When I… Read More

Religious fasting, gluttony and food issues: Aug. meat month day 1

In the early of eighteenth century, a pious painter brought from Italy a copy of the icon depicting the Holy Family. He left it for his relative, the priest of Trinity Church in Moscow. Subsequently, the priest gifted the icon to his… Read More

Read more books… a video how-to

Would you like to… read more books? To increase how many books you read each year takes effort. It takes change. It takes more than reading articles or watching videos about reading more to read more books. However, THIS video I watched… Read More

The Apostles Fast 2019

The Apostles’ Fast is quickly approaching (June 22nd to June 28th). Are you ready? You might be asking yourself, “Why do I need to prepare for the Apostles’ Fast? It’s a dinky fast- kind of in the middle of the year. I’m… Read More

Why simplicity matters

I wanted to title this post; Why Tasha Tudor, Townsends, and living simply calls to us but it wouldn’t fit neatly on the title header. Years ago, I heard of some people (people who lived in bigger cities) wanting to change things… Read More

Studying the gospels

It all begins with the book of, Matthew. Here is a bit about him from, Orthodox Wiki: The holy, glorious and all-laudable Apostle and Evangelist Matthew is the author of the Gospel of Matthew and one of the Twelve Apostles. The apostle’s… Read More

Art, science & religion

I find it odd that so many people believe that you are either a scientist, an artist, or a Christian. It is easier, however, or people to believe a person would be an artist and a Christian before believing they are a… Read More

Les Miserables

I stumbled upon the, PBS/Masterpiece production of Les Mis√©rables a few weeks ago. I jumped at the chance to watch it hoping it would not be another musical adaptation… a-hem. And blessedly, it was not. This version that PBS has produced is… Read More