Communion is the Center of Life

Communion is the Center of Life

Be Transfigured – Communion is the Center of Life When it comes to Holy Communion, there are many different opinions about how often, when, how and is what spiritual condition we should receive. This week’s “Ask Father” sermon returns again to topic of Holy Communion, this time more with a...

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Let no one despise your youth

Let no one despise your youth

Listen to the Daily Reading for July 8, 2016, The Holy Great Martyr Procopius. St. Paul’s First Letter to Timothy 4:9-15 TIMOTHY, my son, the saying is sure and worthy of full acceptance. For to this end we toil and strive, because we have our hope set on the living God,...

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Freedom Requires Work

Freedom Requires Work

For you were called to freedom, brethren; only do not use your freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but through love be servants of one another.  Galatians 5:13   Good morning Prayer Team! The following story is from the book “Christian Liturgy” by Ignatius Puthiadam: A young man had...

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The Children’s Word: Seek first the kingdom of God

The Children’s Word: Seek first the kingdom of God

Have you heard anybody say, “That’s icing on the cake!”? It means something extra, on top of something already good. Cake is good, of course, but icing on cake makes it even better! Today in the Gospel reading, we hear Jesus’ words. He tells His disciples (and us too!) not...

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