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Transfiguration: It’s All about Change

Transfiguration is a mighty big word for little minds to grasp. Add to that the fact that this feast is tucked away in the Dormition Fast, and it is easy…

Aug 01, 2013
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Looking Deeper

My best friend in high school had been sexually abused by her father from the time she was twelve until she left home at eighteen. My fourteen-year-old…

Jul 08, 2013
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The Wig Story

Written May 2, 2013 As you know, I had mixed feelings about getting a wig. I feel most comfortable bald, but my children were saddened by my bald head….

Jul 06, 2013
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God Doesn’t Take a Summer Vacation

Summer is in full swing. That means trips to new, exotic places or maybe trips to visit friends in old familiar places. Either way, summer often means…

Jul 05, 2013
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Being Bald: The Up and Down Sides

Written Apr 17, 2013 — 11:44 a.m. I’m feeling better! Pity party over, thanks for bearing with me. So, hair. This subject is just fascinating…

Jun 11, 2013
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Video: Pentecost Tongues of Flame Craft

In two short weeks, we will be celebrating Pentecost. This is one of my parish’s patronal feast days, so it’s a pretty big deal for us, and…

Jun 07, 2013
Come Receive the Light - Greek

Guiding Our Children

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης με αφορμή το ευαγγελικό ανάγνωσμα της Δ’ Κυριακής των Νηστειών,…

Apr 11, 2013
Come Receive the Light

Parenting and Faith with Nia Vardalos

It’s a joy to have actress Nia Vardalos from “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” in the studio with us this week. She’ll tell us about her eventful journey…

Apr 11, 2013
Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute

Self-Expression and Self-Esteem

Has parenting exhausted you? We’ve invited Allena Barbato, a licensed family therapist and associate of the Orthodox Christian Counseling Group (OCCI),…

May 19, 2012
Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute

Parenting Through Financial Hardship

In a time when so many families are struggling for financial security, we’ve asked Allena Barbato, a licensed family therapist and an associate of the…

Oct 29, 2011