Blood Stained Floors Across Egypt

Tragedy. Pain. Suffering. Murder.  This is daily life for Coptic Orthodox Christians (Copts) living in Egypt.  On Friday, May 26, 2017, another vicious attack was carried out against an unsuspecting group on pilgrimage to St. Samuel the Confessor Monastery in Upper Egypt.  Having left Minya – home to a large percentage of Egypt’s Christians – masked gunmen …

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Drawing Strength

This is a guest post from Mora Sorial, my beautiful wife of 13 years, and amazing mother of my 3 children (Happy Mother’s Day)! You can email her at morasorial@gmail.com. I had to undergo a surgical procedure the other day at a local hospital.  The day before, the hospital called me for pre-admission and asked …

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The Health Challenge: HEALTHY LIVING

Easter Sunday is a day my family looks forward to each year!  After coming out of the long journey of Lent, an incredible week of Pascha at Church – including Good Friday & the Resurrection Feast – we were excited to have the entire Church community over our house.  We would be preparing made-to-order omelets, Nutella …

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Walking with Jesus through Pascha

Orthodox Christian Pascha Week, a time that the Church walks with Christ through each step of His final days in the flesh, is a period of the year that many people experience spiritual renewal and revival.  Christians throughout the world take leave from work, spend additional time in prayer and fasting, and go to Church …

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When Tragedy Strikes

It seems like literally every time I look at the news these days, it is covered with horrific images from tragic events, such as France, Egypt, Brussels, Orlando, Dallas, France (again), and so many more.  Unfortunately horrific acts of violence and hate have become so commonplace that the news stories seem to almost blend together, …

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Speak Less, Do More

When a monetary system and its monetary exchange note become devalued, it requires more of those pieces of paper to purchase the same usable good. When a private, central banking cartel known as the Federal Reserve Bank prints trillions of dollars out of thin air, this is exactly what has happened to our countries currency. …

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Getting Started

So, I am officially giving in and entering the world of blogging…again. The peer pressure has been far too much for me to handle (kind of) and after a bit of thought, I came to my senses. If the Gospel was first revealed today, wouldn’t blogging be used? My one promise is to passionately seek …

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