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A reflection from Saint Nikolai Velimirovich

“Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of your hand to do it” (Proverbs 3:27). The Lord does not deny you that which you need, neither should you deny the man … Continue reading

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Stewardship is the care of what is God’s!

During many discussions related to Stewardship – I have been asked why? Why the change from membership? Why is Stewardship so important? Why do I have to worry about my Time, Talents and Treasures? How and why is Stewardship related … Continue reading

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Ministry Sunday Overview

One unique responsibility of a Steward is to support the Church’s ministries through the giving of his or her Time and Talents. These ministries vary across all parishes – some are well known while others support a specific need within … Continue reading

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See the movie – Attend the Symposium!

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A personal reflection…

While reflecting on Luke 16:19-31, we learn about the rich and the poor, all they had and didn’t have, one with an earthly reward and one with a Heavenly reward. As I read these verses, I thought about the rich … Continue reading

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Avarice

The 10th Commandment says “Do not covet” and covetousness is defined as being greedy, acquisitive and having a strong desire for material possessions. Step 16 of The Ladder of Divine Ascent defines this as avarice which is a need for … Continue reading

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Embracing a voluntary poverty!

Do not consider your riches as belonging to yourselves alone; open wide your hand to those who are in need; assist those in poverty and pain; comfort those who have fallen into extreme distress; console with those who are in … Continue reading

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