Posts about Great Lent

The Prayer Team

One Happy Father

But while he was yet at a distance, his father saw him and had compassion, and ran and embraced him and kissed him.  And the son said to him, “Father…

Feb 25, 2016
Orthodox Youth and Young Adult Programs

Humility and a Reorienting the Heart

  The Gospel of the Pharisee and the Publican is read every year to open the Triodion, the preface period to Great Lent, and it is a highly familiar…

Feb 24, 2016
The Sounding Blog

Lenten Moussaka

Looking for a substantial meal for Saturday of Lazarus or Palm Sunday?  This is definitely “Company Worthy.” Lenten Moussaka   Slice…

Mar 30, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Celebrating Our New Life in Christ – Part 6 of 6

But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. Matthew 6:33 Strive to use what you learned in your…

Mar 30, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Moving toward Synergy – Part 5 of 6

“For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus, for good works which God prepared beforehand that we should walk in them.” Ephesians 2:10 We…

Mar 23, 2015
The Sounding Blog

A Deeper Look – Turning Inward – Part 4 of 6

Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time, casting all your care upon him, for He cares for you. Be sober,…

Mar 17, 2015
The Sounding Blog

What Are We Up Against Now and What Are We Doing? – Part 3 of 6

Body and Soul: Orthodox Christian Lent as a Self-Care Journey  As humans on earth, we struggle, but our God in heaven tells us how to be ready for spiritual…

Mar 09, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Simple Tools for a Time of Stillness and Striving – Part 2 of 6

Body and Soul: Orthodox Christian Lent as a Self-Care Journey  God is our refuge and our strength! He helps us prepare to receive the Holy Spirit through…

Mar 02, 2015
Be Transfigured

Come into the Common Place of Our Heart

On the threshold of Great Lent, the Church calls us to the high calling of forgiveness, but many of us do not fully understand that forgiveness isn’t…

Feb 24, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Getting Started on a Healthy Self-Care Journey- Part 1 of 6

Body and Soul: Orthodox Christian Lent as a Self-Care Journey  “Whoever does not take up their cross and follow me is not worthy of me. Whoever finds…

Feb 23, 2015