Scripture and saints

Scripture Readings Thursday, May 13, 2021 Acts 4:23-31 John 5:24-30 Today’s commemorated feasts and saints Virgin Martyr Glyceria at Heraclea, and with her, Martyr Laodicius, Keeper of the Prison (ca. 177). Righteous Virgin Glykéria of Novgorod (1522). Translation of the Relics of Ven. Makáry, Archimandrite of Obruch (or Kanev—1678). Martyr Alexander of Rome (284-305). St….

Not everyone in church is a Christian…

…including those who serve! One of the many reasons why I left Protestantism was because of the prevalent greed, and corruption, of those in leadership. The embracing of worldly values by those in leadership also contributed to my dissatisfaction and need to find a place to land that had more dogma. DOGMA- a principle or…

On my reading shelf: possible gift ideas for readers.

How many of you expected to be so busy without leaving your homes? Such is the life of any stay-at-home-wife/mother. Even without going anywhere but the store, we tend to have full day timers/planners. Falling into bed at the end of the day with something great to read is such a treat… especially if you…

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.

Forgiveness, no excuses!

As much as we need to be physically healthy for living our life, to be there to serve our families, our church and our community, nothing else really matters if we live as if there is no eternity in the presence of The One Who made us. I had been backing off of writing too…

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.