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 Read more
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 Read more
Opportunity & Hope
Hope is the fuel of Christian pilgrimage.  We should all be focused on hope… Liberty assumes and finds breath in Read more
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 Read more
Book Recommendations
I am frequently asked for recommendations on books, especially books that pertain to Orthodox Christianity.  Here are a few books Read more
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 Read more
Trust the Tall Guys
While growing up, my father would consistently tell me to ‘stand up tall,’ as ‘height is a gift from God!’  Read more
Tired of the Circus?
The political landscape of our great nation is tiresome, and perhaps at times, frustrating.  Regardless of political stance, it is Read more