Seizing THIS Moment, Part One: Getting out of the Kitchen.

Seizing THIS Moment, Part One: Getting out of the Kitchen.

In this first of a four-part series, Fr. Nicholas Louh focuses on the fact that we have the gift of a limited amount of time on this planet. We must seize this moment to make the most of our time to deepen our relationships not only with those around us,...

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Seizing THIS Moment, Part Two: Putting a log on the fire.

Seizing THIS Moment, Part Two: Putting a log on the fire.

In this second of a four-part series, Fr. Nicholas Louh builds on the concept of “Seizing this Moment” to focus on the importance of building relationships within our families. Our families are our “First Church” that we must nurture above all else. _____________________________________________________________ Posted by the Orthodox Christian Network. You...

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Seizing THIS Moment, Part Three: Assessing our friendships.

Seizing THIS Moment, Part Three: Assessing our friendships.

In this third of a four-part series, Fr. Nicholas Louh reflects on the influence our circle of friends may have on us. We are all the product of the relationships we have had in our upbringing and life. We need to regularly assess whether we are surrounded by friends who...

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Seizing THIS Moment, Part Four: Go above and beyond.

Seizing THIS Moment, Part Four: Go above and beyond.

In this fourth of a four part series, Fr. Nicholas Louh takes us “Above and Beyond” in every facet of our life. Every major event of our life is a chapter in our story. And we can lose the passion that God intends us to have in the course of...

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Missed Bible Study? – Session 32 Archive – LIVE Bible Study

Missed Bible Study? – Session 32 Archive – LIVE Bible Study

Watch the Session 32 Archive of the LIVE Bible Study- The Church of the Holy Apostles – The Book of Acts With Fr. Athanasios C. Haros  Watch the LIVE Bible Study from Wednesday, September 16 at 7 p.m. EST on the Book of Acts – 14.14-28 Homily 31 Click on the Link Below to...

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Not I Who Live, But Christ in Me, September 20, 2015

Not I Who Live, But Christ in Me, September 20, 2015

In this episode of Good News for a Change, on the Sunday after the Elevation of the Holy Cross, Fr. Constantine Lazarakis reminds us that there are two feasts for the Cross. This is Holy Mother Church’s way to tell us how important is the message of love that the...

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Super Role-models for Christ

Fr. Chris speaks of two successful women who left everything to become nuns: Spanish model and actress, Olalla Oliveros and  Colombia’s top models, Amada Rosa Pérez.  Pérez told the Colombian newspaper El Tiempo, “Being a model means being a benchmark, someone whose beliefs are worthy of being imitated, and I grew tired...

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Όστις θέλει..

Όστις θέλει..

“Ένας είναι ο τρόπος για να πραγματοποιήσουμε στη ζωή μας αυτό που θέλουμε: να απαρνηθούμε την αμαρτία μας, τον παλιό μας εαυτό και να τον αντικαταστήσουμε με τον Χριστό. Να γινουν όλα μέσα μας Χριστός!”  Ι. Πόποβιτς There is only one way to make our lives as we really wantt it:...

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Preaching in Hell, Part 6: Almost Saints

Preaching in Hell, Part 6: Almost Saints

Preaching in Hell: Pastoral Care in Daredevil and Firefly Part Six: Almost Saints Over the past five weeks, I have introduced the television shows Daredevil and Firefly as cultural media in which we Orthodox Christians can find common ground with our neighbors. I have proposed an analysis of two priests, Father Lantom...

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Daily Devotion: God Desires Joy

Daily Devotion: God Desires Joy

  If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in his love. These things I have spoken to you, that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be full.  John 15:10-11  Good morning...

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