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(The following homily was given at Petra Academy’s All Saints’ Feast.) All Saints’ Day is a holy day that the Orthodox church traces back to church father John Chrysostom in the 4th century as a recognition of saints – many of whom were martyrs – celebrated on the first Sunday after Pentecost. Pope Boniface IV, who […]
(Petra Academy’s fall play, The Servant of Two Masters, plays Friday and Saturday evening, November 9 and 10, at 7 p.m. Purchase your tickets today at our website or at our front desk, as with only two scheduled performances, they will go quickly!) Over the past several years of teaching theatre history, I have become […]
At a recent Dads-Who-Dare prayer meeting (Thursday mornings, 6:30-7:30, at Petra), a father asked for prayer for his elementary-aged daughter. “She’s like me,” he said, “in that she’s shy and quiet and can sometimes be anxious about making friends.” He went on to share some good news, though: “Yesterday, she came home with some grass […]
(This is the second of two posts from 3rd grade teacher Sabrina Moody. Read part one.) The Opportunity to Grow This is to my Father’s glory, that you bear much fruit, showing yourselves to be my disciples.” John 15:8 As we re-experience 3rd, 5th, 8th or whatever the grade may be, we have the unique […]