Posts about love

Be Transfigured

Pluck Out the Thorns from Your Heart

Using the Parable of the Sower (Luke 8.5-15), Jesus taught that there are four conditions of the heart. Either the heart is hardened and the Word of God…

Oct 13, 2015
The Sounding

Treasure Fellowship With God

“Be still, and know that I am God” (Psalm 45:10 LXX). One of my favorite passages in all of Scripture is Psalm 46 (45 LXX):10, which reads:…

Oct 01, 2015
The Prayer Team

Daily Devotion: The Language of Christianity

For you are not sent to a people of foreign speech and a hard language, but to the house of Israel-  not to many peoples of foreign speech and a hard…

Sep 25, 2015
Good News for a Change

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…

Sep 24, 2015
The Prayer Team

Daily Devotion: Be Gentle!

Let your gentleness be known to all man. The Lord is at hand. Philippians 4:5 Good morning Prayer Team! Today we continue a series on Philippians 4:4-13,…

Aug 18, 2015
The Sounding

The Two-Way Street

“Forgive others not because they deserve forgiveness but because you deserve peace.” “Sometimes you forgive people simply because you still want…

Aug 10, 2015
Orthodox News

What is Camp Agape?

If you are the parent of a child with cancer, what do you need most? What if you are that child’s sibling? Or the child with cancer – what…

Jul 31, 2015
Be Transfigured

The Power of Love

When God asks us to do something, we often respond with doubt because we’re not sure we have what it takes to get the job done. Just as the Disciples…

Jul 27, 2015
Pemptousia Partnership

The Marriage of Love and Hate

By Fr. Stephen Freeman The genius of Dostoevsky lies in the profound theological insight of his tumbled novels. They can be difficult reads for many people…

Jun 16, 2015
The Sounding

If I Should Descend to Hades

Humanity has always searched and strived to avoid discomfort, pain, sorrow, and boredom.  However, we in the 21st century have perfected this avoidance. …

Jun 02, 2015