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Angie Nasrallah

Janette

Janette was her name.   And when I met her, the very first words she said were, “Isaiah 58: 6  – 8.” “And tell me about that,” I said looking straight into her kind eyes. At that prompt, she recited from memory these verses: “Is not this the kind of fasting I[…} Read more….

The Myrrh Bearing Maidens of Oregon

by Angie Nasrallah Mark 16:1-7  (NKJV) 16 Now when the Sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices, that they might come and anoint Him. 2 Very early in the morning, on the first day of the week, they came to the tomb when the sun had risen. 3 And they said among themselves,[…} Read more….

Who is Angelina?

My relationship with her began in 2005 when my priest Father Jacob Myers asked, “Who is your patron saint?” I looked at him intently, “What is that?” “That is the saint whose name you take on as a Christian when you are Chrismated into the Orthodox Church. “Oh!” I responded,[…} Read more….

What is Love?

With all of the talk these days about love, I have been pondering this term a bit.  We hear these phrases: “Love Wins”, “Love conquers all,”  “God is love,” and “Make love, not war!”  What do any of these mean? In this world where even the idea of love has[…} Read more….