Women’s History Month

Remembering the Theotokos (Virgin Mary) Instead of celebrating other flawed humans, I’m celebrating the Theotokos this month (and every month). The perfect example of Christian femininity. I had always loved the icon, Mary, softener of evil hearts, but until I wrote this post, I did not know that these two icons pictured in my post…

Orthodox Lent…it’s almost here.

I am feeling overwhelmed with Lent already. Are you? What to read, what will be my prayer rule, what to focus on since I cannot do the food fast, etc., etc.? I feel as if I have a myriad of faults to work on. So much work, so little time. I have picked one fault…