Thanksgiving Isn’t Just One Day

Thanksgiving leaves

We may be hard-pressed to think of a more “American” holiday than Thanksgiving. Orthodox Christians recognize Thanksgiving just like everyone else, but we celebrate it a little differently. To us, Thanksgiving doesn’t just last one day. We celebrate it every day of our lives.

Catching the “Christmas Spirit”

Christmas is a time of joy, wonder, and excitement. Of presents and tinsel and cookies and snow. Of warm cozy evenings in front of the fireplace spent with family and friends. For Orthodox Christians, though, Christmas means far more, because it celebrates the birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Christmas celebrates the Incarnation […]