Take heart, daughter; your faith has made you well.

Take heart, daughter; your faith has made you well.

  Listen to the Daily Reading for July 30, 2016. Acts of the Apostles 15:35-41 IN THOSE DAYS, Paul and Barnabas remained in Antioch, teaching and preaching the word of the Lord, with many others also. And after some days Paul said to Barnabas, “Come, let us return and visit...

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Church Communication Can Be a SNAP

Church Communication Can Be a SNAP

Sure we are a traditional Church, but there is no reason we should ignore modern technology when trying to reach the faithful.  In an article titled “Church Communication: Snap to a New Generation“, John Gilman wrote the following about the benefits of having a parish SNAPCHAT account.   If you...

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Faithful shot at while preparing for annual pilgrimage

Faithful shot at while preparing for annual pilgrimage

In a press release on July 23, 2016, from the Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Raska-Prizren and Kosovo-Metohija  it has been reported that a group of 20 Serbian faithful were shot at from one of the neighboring houses. They were cleaning the site in preparation for their annual pilgrimage at the ruins...

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Catholic Bishops Declare a Fast after Priest’s Murder

Catholic Bishops Declare a Fast after Priest’s Murder

Fasting is not dead!   As the Orthodox faithful prepare to enter into a two-week fast in preparation for the Dormition of the Virgin Mary, the Catholic Church is asking Her faithful to increase their offering and fast on Friday, July 29 as a response to the “barbaric murder” of...

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Children and Violence

Children and Violence

http://radio.myocn.net/podcast/CRTL/On_Air/crtl073016.mp3 Listen now. Are girls becoming more violent and greater risk takers than boys? What is causing this growing trend? We’ve invited Dr. Lynn Ponton to speak with Fr. Chris on the correlation of violence and kids who are exposed to violent behavior. In addition to working as a professor...

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Don’t Just Check the Boxes

Don’t Just Check the Boxes

In this you rejoice, though now for a little while you may have to suffer various trials, so that the genuineness of your faith, more precious than gold which though perishable is tested by fire, may redound to praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.  Without...

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