Sermon: The New Man in Christ

Sermon: The New Man in Christ

    Sunday Sermon, January 31, 2016   “If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.” 2 Corinthians 5:17   In Jesus Christ, all things have become new. What does it mean that “all things have become new” and...

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The Children’s Word: See Who Jesus Is!

The Children’s Word: See Who Jesus Is!

Have you ever wanted to learn more about somebody? Maybe you heard about a famous basketball player, and you watched lots of his games just to see more. Or maybe you wanted to know more about an astronomer or some hero in history. Did you check out books from the...

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Jesus Hung Out with the Undesirables

Jesus Hung Out with the Undesirables

A few years ago, I began to read the Orthodox Bible lesson on a daily basis. Over time, I realized how Jesus consistently chose the adulterous, physically ill, criminal, and basically undesirable people of ​His time to hang out with. And He makes good lessons of how He treats them, turning...

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Zacchaeus and the Salvation of Sinners

Zacchaeus and the Salvation of Sinners

Zacchaeus lives in the Church, abiding as an image of us all. In some sense, everyone of us is Zacchaeus, for everyone of us is a sinner at heart. That is why Zacchaeus is invoked and his example recalled every time the priest enters someone’s home to invoke the presence...

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