Monthly Archives: May 2008

Ortho-Man!

Some of you may be surprised to learn that Houston, Texas, is a burgeoning market for Hollywood-style big budget productions. Movies, that is. With all the summer offerings of fantastic heroes like Iron Man, Indiana Jones, Speed Racer, and, in … Continue reading

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The Ear Bird (the Angel cried) Gets the Worm

There I was last week, lying on the psychiatrist’s couch, recounting my history of … ear worms. Truth be known, I think it all started last year during a Podcast where I sang Billy Don’t Be a Hero, a favorite … Continue reading

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The ArchB on the AFR

One of the most effective tools for evangelism in our Archdiocese is Ancient Faith Radio. With its 2 stations and dozens of podcasts featuring many of the major voices for the Orthodox faith, Ancient Faith Radio is proving to be … Continue reading

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Book Sale! Book Sale!

Well, sorta. With gas and postage increases — not to mention the fact that I’d forgotten to include shipping & handling charges on One Flew Over the Onion Dome — the S&H; rate on book orders through PayPal (side margin, … Continue reading

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Joy Comes in the Mourning (Dove)

Growing up in the country (and this may shock city slickers) there was a time when, at Easter, farmers would sell little chicks that had been died different colors — like Easter eggs! These were live Peeps. On the couple … Continue reading

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Funnies from Church Bulletins

The Fasting & Prayer Conference includes meals. The sermon this morning: “Jesus Walks on the Water.” The sermon tonight: “Searching for Jesus.” Our youth basketball team is back in action Wednesday at 8 PM in the recreation hall. Come out … Continue reading

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ROCOR’s New Met on the WCC

Moscow, May 13, Interfax – The new First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR) doubted the relevancy of the World Council of Churches. “The Moscow Patriarchate participates in the World Council of Churches for the purposes … Continue reading

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