Category: Devotional

TGIF Replay: 2015 1 6

TGIF Replay: 2015

Miss Kitty had taken a turn for the worse. She needed to see the doctor again. I couldn’t afford to take her…I couldn’t afford not to take her. I had already spent money I...

TGIF Replay: From 2018 3 12

TGIF Replay: From 2018

But he himself went a day’s journey into the wilderness and came and sat down under a broom tree. And he asked that he might die, saying, “It is enough; now, O Lord, take...

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TGIF

“Truly, truly, I say to you, when you were young, you used to dress yourself and walk wherever you wanted, but when you are old, you will stretch out your hands, and another will...

The Best of TGIF 7 19

The Best of TGIF

For most of people this is the 4th of July weekend…for me it’s another anniversary of the death of a friend….this is from 2019. Chester passed on July 5th, 2018. I was cleaning the...

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TGIF

The things you’ll learn if you pay attention… It was lunch time for the cats…I knew this because Chloe burst through the door with much fanfare and noise. She was hungry and wanted food...

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TGIF

I awoke to a tap, tap, tap on my face. I assumed this was Chloe and I assumed I’d better get up because when tapping fails, Chloe moves to biting…she will not be ignored....

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TGIF

It’s not every morning, but it’s most mornings…I wake up with a throbbing headache. This is because though it’s not every night, it’s most nights that I have those dreams. Those dreams where you...

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Christ is Risen!

Christ is Risen!   In the Orthodox tradition, a Homily of St. John Chrysostom is read aloud at the first service of Easter.  It is sometimes an interactive reading with the congregation participating.  During...