Father Luke’s Desk

Room For Us All
Upon entering an Orthodox Christian Church, one of the first experiences seen is the large icon of the Virgin Mary
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A Safe Place to Entrust Your Support
Tragedies take place. Our great nation responds with generosity and grace to those in need.  In response to tragedies, Americans
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Opportunity & Hope
Hope is the fuel of Christian pilgrimage.  We should all be focused on hope… Liberty assumes and finds breath in
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Will the Saints Get Involved in Politics?
The world has been focused on the summit between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.  Depending upon which
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Book Recommendations
I am frequently asked for recommendations on books, especially books that pertain to Orthodox Christianity.  Here are a few books
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International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) Responds to Crisis World-Wide
IOCC is one of the leading Non-Government Organizations (NGO) in the experience of charities.  For almost 25 years, IOCC has
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Trust the Tall Guys
While growing up, my father would consistently tell me to ‘stand up tall,’ as ‘height is a gift from God!’ 
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Tired of the Circus?
The political landscape of our great nation is tiresome, and perhaps at times, frustrating.  Regardless of political stance, it is
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