Contemplation on St Isaac the Syrian’s 61st Homily As the sun continues to rise on the just and the unjust alike, so too do various trials and temptations face each of us. These unwelcome attacks are inevitable, and often times when in the midst of such temptations-we often look to God in confusion and ask… Continue reading Why God Permits Temptations
One of the hardest battles that we as Christians fight is the one waging on inside our heads. The enemy is constantly attacking, trying to win some ground and take possession of our thoughts; for if our thoughts are captured, the enemy easily advances to wage a war against the remainder of our being.
Have you found God?—then you have life. Let us then seek, in order that we may live. The reward of seeking is life with God. “Let all who seek You be glad and rejoice in You; and let them say continually, God be magnified.”-St Clement of Alexandria The great Clement of Alexandria proposes a question that… Continue reading Have You Found God?
This video got me thinking about the importance of self perception. What defines me? Am I defined by what I do? Do others define who I am? Or am I who my God says I am? Question: How do you see yourself and how do you think that differs from how God sees you? Please share… Continue reading Your Identity in Christ