Monthly Archives: August 2017

To minister…

To minister is defined as “giving service, care, or aid; attending as to wants or necessities.” St. Theophan the Recluse reflects: Do you want to be first? Be of service to everyone, that is, be the last among them. The Lord ministered and even washed the feet of His Disciples. … Continue reading

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The beginning of the school year (and Stewardship) is around the corner!

The newspaper ads, television commercials and radio station spots all announce the availability of school supplies and the beginning of a new school year. A process that still, as an adult, leaves a queasy or uneasy feeling in my stomach. … Continue reading

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Let us be inclined to show mercy and all other blessings will follow!

Therefore, we also need to show much mercy. Much and little aren’t measured by the quantity of things given, but by the giver’s means. But if you don’t have anything but a compassionate soul, this will prepare a reward for … Continue reading

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