Monthly Archives: October 2004

Axios (Elect) !

At the Fall Meeting of the Local Archdiocesan Synod, which convened under the presidency of His Eminence Metropolitan PHILIP Friday (10/19) in Naples, Florida, the following priests were elected for the sacred episcopacy in the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of … Continue reading

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Sisyphus & the Nastification of America

So you’re voting for Bush because he’s Pro-life? Great! But don’t just be an election year Pro-lifer: Do something in between elections. Help out as a sidewalk counselor outside an abortion mill. Contribute money to Pro-life organizations. Volunteer at a … Continue reading

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Dibbles & Dabbles …

Local beauty, the time of year, Western North Carolina. Thx: Huw Do Muslims & Christians worship the same God? W’s catechism. Thx: World Cool new Orthodox info site: Directions to Orthodoxy. Planned Parenthood & your tax dollars promote sex to … Continue reading

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Football Diaries

Last Friday I traveled to my home town and alma mater, North Stanly High School, for Homecoming. I’d not been back since I was graduated 25 years ago. What drew me was the visit of my old football coach, Jim … Continue reading

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Cullyrock

Not that he was tall, muscular, or imposing, mind you; but Coach Cullivan was a giant. He was a rough and country ol’ hillbilly. He was also a psychological master. He got in your head. It began with the gimlet … Continue reading

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Two Mamma Saga

“It took me a lot of struggle to realize that I really was attracted to men, yet now it is really hard for me to deal with men as human beings, let alone sexually.” There was more along those lines … Continue reading

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Prayer & Bad Thoughts

In the hour of prayer, when our mind wanders to thoughts of bad things, or if these thoughts come without our wanting them, we shouldn’t wage an offensive war against the enemy, because, even if all the lawyers in the … Continue reading

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