Posts by Fr. Chris Makiej

Christ in You

Jesus Came to Change Us 

Jesus Came to Change Us Once again in the Gospel we see that Jesus caused the religious authorities to be all upset and flustered.  He healed a women…

Dec 13, 2016
Christ in You

Your True Identity

  YOUR TRUE IDENTITY There is great spiritual confusion in our modern times about identity. Parents, adults and many young people today are lost…

May 11, 2016
Christ in You

Finding Peace in a Stress Filled World

Finding Peace in a Stress Filled World Psychologists say that stress and anxiety are t the highest levels ever. What is everyone so stressed about? …

May 04, 2016
The Sounding Blog

Being Separate in a Connected World

Beloved in Christ, we have to see ourselves as being different than the world around us! As Christians we are called to be “in the world, but not of…

Mar 15, 2016
Christ in You

How Not To Judge

In the parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector, Jesus is describing the human condition of judgement. It is so easy to judge others in church and…

Mar 07, 2016
Christ in You

Sunday Sermon:  Persistence in Faith   

  Beloved, there are many circumstances in life that can overwhelm our faith; health issues, financial problems, influences of the world and evil…

Jan 29, 2016
Christ in You

Sunday’s Gospel:  Be the One

In the story of the Ten Lepers who were cleansed and healed by Jesus, only one came back to thank and praise Him. The other nine were nowhere to be found….

Jan 23, 2016
Christ in You

The Perfect Day

  Is it possible to have a “perfect day?”  In this message Fr. Christopher examines a beautiful prayer of the Liturgy which spiritually challenges…

Dec 09, 2015
Christ in You

A Sweet Fragrance of Faith

On October 25, Fr. Chris spoke about the story of St. Demetrios, and how we can defeat secularism through the example of the Saint’s faith and commitment…

Oct 30, 2015
Christ in You

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,…

Sep 24, 2015
The Sounding Blog


In the new movie, “Mission Impossible,” Tom Cruise once again sets out to overcome almost impossible odds and obstacles in this action thriller, yet…

Aug 21, 2015
Christ in You

Proof is in the Promise

So many people in our world today are looking for evidence and proof that God exists. In this message from “Christ in You,” we are reminded…

Jun 03, 2015