Assholes Instead Of Pansies – Thoughts on Sex, Religion, And Politics

I remember there was times when there was a clear line drawn between men and women, adult and child, beliefs and politics. I remember when my parents used to tell me there were three things you could not talk about in public, religion, sex, and politics. Yet with the development of the social network platform … Continue reading Assholes Instead Of Pansies – Thoughts on Sex, Religion, And Politics

God Is A Mystery – I Want To Know Why?

Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner. Amen. So a couple of day’s back I bought a book called Introducing Eastern Orthodox Theology by Andrew Louth. I have to admit it’s been overwhelming learning Eastern Orthodox traditions, beliefs and trying to understand the basics to what I thought I understood … Continue reading God Is A Mystery – I Want To Know Why?

TV Dinners – Such Joy Such Pain

Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner. Amen. Tonight we go to Presanctified Divine Liturgy this evening.  This is like a traditional Sunday service except that there is no consecration of the Eucharist but instead already has been sanctified. The Orthodox Church unlike many Western Churches practices a closed communion. … Continue reading TV Dinners – Such Joy Such Pain

To The Least Of These Come To The Gate

16 These are the things that ye shall do; Speak ye every man the truth to his neighbour; execute the judgment of truth and peace in your gates: 17 And let none of you imagine evil in your hearts against his neighbour; and love no false oath: for all these are things that I hate, … Continue reading To The Least Of These Come To The Gate

Beginning Lent – Living Daily In Prayer

Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner. Also known as the Jesus Prayer or Prayer of the Heart in the Eastern Orthodox tradition. The prayer is used as a meditative prayer to address the 1 Thessalonians 5:17. In many ways it’s a teaching tool to continually have the heart and … Continue reading Beginning Lent – Living Daily In Prayer

Spiritual Drought In Christianity

I never imagined when I was a child I would be going through this again. Having this battle in my mind and heart. I had gone through this spiritual drought and crisis in my twenties. And here we are again in my late thirties experiencing it again. After losing our children six months later we … Continue reading Spiritual Drought In Christianity

The Church – When Will Men Ever Learn Women Are To Be Silent

This is what happens when we take Fathers away from our children. Women invade our churches and force feminization of everything we know to be true out God, the Father the Almighty. Essentially when we look at this it is the church modifying the word of God. God made Adam in his image and Eve … Continue reading The Church – When Will Men Ever Learn Women Are To Be Silent

Grace Can Not Be Bestowed By Sinful Man

So Michael Sebastian published an article yesterday that I thought I would talk about. I think it is important to talk about because when we look at our churches and the culture we live in we see a religious desert across the country. Because of this millennials, many who have never seen the inside of … Continue reading Grace Can Not Be Bestowed By Sinful Man

Narcissist, Christian, Atheist – Id, Ego, Superego.

So I am going to delve a little bit into the personality and also discuss a little about Kohut. Kohut studied narcissistic personality disorders and disturbances and related that those he studied with this issue had problems of not getting enough attention from a parent when they were a child. [1] When a child fails … Continue reading Narcissist, Christian, Atheist – Id, Ego, Superego.

Marriage is Ugly

The truth about marriage.  Today I talk a little bit about that in my podcast. Women view marriage differently from men. For women we have been dreaming of marriage our whole lives, we have played it out and searched for the lead actor to fill the role of our husband. MEN DO NOT DO THAT! … Continue reading Marriage is Ugly