Day 23: Christmas Trees

I am catching up on my blogging topics this evening – it has been that kind of weekend.  I was happy to see Christmas trees as a topic because I mentioned them as part of my intro story during my sermon today.  While the Christmas tree became popular in America...

Paschal Message Of His Eminence

Paschal Message Of His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios May 5, 2013 This past year, the Pew Research Center and the Gallup poll reported that a small percentage of Americans are active in their religious communities, and few are attending worship services. But, why is...

Benediction At RNC

Last night His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios gave the benediction at the Republican National Convention.  You can watch it here.  The text is below: Let us pray, “O Heavenly King, Comforter, the Spirit of truth Who is ever present and fills all things, the...

Imagine

Below is the latest archpastoral reflection from Metropolitan Methodios: A few weeks ago we closed our personal Book of 2011 and placed it in the library of eternity. Rather than make resolutions for the New Year – resolutions which more than likely I would not...