5th Sunday of Easter

Today is Easter Sunday for Orthodox Christians. Fr. MD, in this vlog, explains why our Orthodox brothers and sisters have a different date for Easter. At the end of the vlog is a brief reflection on the gospel. Enjoy! Based on the readings of Acts 9: 26-31; 1 John 3: 18-24; John 15: 1-8.

4th Sunday of Easter

In the gospel, Jesus calls Himself a good shepherd who takes care well of His followers. As Jesus’ current followers, do we trust Him enough to take care of our problems? Lack of trust probably is a sign that we have not known Him enough. This vlog will explain more. Based on the readings of Acts 4: 8-12; 1 John 3: 1-2; John 10: 11-18.

3rd Sunday of Easter

The main focus of this vlog is reading the Bible. Why? The Bible will help us grow deeper in our relationship with God! Based on the readings of Acts 3: 13-19; 1 John 2: 1-5; & Luke 24: 35-48.

5th Sunday of Lent

The gospel narrates how Greek speaking Jews wanting to meet Jesus. Obviously, they had heard many stories about Him from other people who personally witnessed His amazing deeds. This is A important lesson for us because we need to be mindful of what we say about other people. How we say it can affect the reputation of the other person for better or worse. Based on the readings of Jeremiah 31: 31-34; Hebrews 5: 7-9; & John 12: 20-33.

4th Sunday of Lent

Lent is wonderful season because it invites us to remember again how much God loves us in spite of our weakness and faults. This season also can inspire us to have a desire to please Him more by doing THE right things. God bless. Based on the readings of 2 Chronicles 36: 14-23; Ephesians 2: 4-10; & John 3: 14-21.