How to feel better on Mondays?
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How to feel better on Mondays?

How to feel better on Mondays?   Short answer: by being grateful Long answer: keep reading to learn about the...
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Another 5 stars review on Amazon.com for Philo and the Patience SuperHoly
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Another 5 stars review on Amazon.com for Philo and the Patience SuperHoly

We would love to get your feedback on Amazon! Every review helps spread the word about Philo and the SuperHolies....
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Sunday School Lesson: Most expensive hotels in the world vs. a manger
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Sunday School Lesson: Most expensive hotels in the world vs. a manger

The kids were amazed by the pictures and the price tags ( as I was when I was researching the...
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And lead us not to love temptation!
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And lead us not to love temptation!

Instead of : 'And lead us not into temptation' , he said : 'And lead us not to love temptation'....
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Why did God allow the bombing to occur?
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Why did God allow the bombing to occur?

Why does God allow "bad things to happen to good people" ? Why does God allow his followers to be massacred,...
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Are they crazy? How could the Copts still have faith?
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Are they crazy? How could the Copts still have faith?

So why do we cling onto our Faith with such ferocity? Why do we continue to forgive those who persecute...
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The Countdown Has begun- Philo and the Patience SuperHoly
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The Countdown Has begun- Philo and the Patience SuperHoly

The Countdown Has begun- Philo and the Patience SuperHoly
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Blessed Feast of Saint Philopatir Mercurius – Abu Sefein.
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Blessed Feast of Saint Philopatir Mercurius – Abu Sefein.

I was drawn to Saint Philopatir when I discovered a book about his miracles. I was a teenager then and...
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Sunday School Lesson about the 10 commandments
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Sunday School Lesson about the 10 commandments

We started our discussion with a fundamental question: why do we need commandments? I asked them to imagine how class/school...
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Be that person in a child’s life!
Diary of a Coptic Family

Be that person in a child’s life!

The real gifts she brought was her extreme warmth, unbridled love, undivided attention and kindness. When she walked into the...
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Sneak Preview: Philo and the Patience SuperHoly!
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Sneak Preview: Philo and the Patience SuperHoly!

  What is Philo up to?   Coming soon!!!     Other posts you might enjoy: Announcing the newest SuperHoly...
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Sunday School Lesson about David and Saul
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Sunday School Lesson about David and Saul

It took 12 lemons to turn a jug of water into a bitter tasting beverage. And it took 3 tablespoons...
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Our Heavenly Friends: Coptic Saints
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Our Heavenly Friends: Coptic Saints

How do you introduce Saints to today's children?   The challenge of introducing Coptic Saints to a "modern" generation lives...
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Sunday School Lesson about Samuel the Prophet
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Sunday School Lesson about Samuel the Prophet

How many times are we in a situation where we have to choose between Church and an activity on Sunday...
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Philo and the SuperHolies are 4 months old!!
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Philo and the SuperHolies are 4 months old!!

Philo and the SuperHolies are four months old!! I can't believe it.   Thank you for all of your support...
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Father God, I wonder- A Thanksgiving Reflection
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Father God, I wonder- A Thanksgiving Reflection

I could spend days listing the subcategories in each of the fundamental blessings I already mentioned. And many more days...
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Sunday School Treasure Hunt Activity
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Sunday School Treasure Hunt Activity

Moment of truth: Sunday School is not always 'fun'.  At least not by the kids' standards of what constitutes fun....
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Sunday School lesson about Baptism
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Sunday School lesson about Baptism

How do you explain the need for Baptism to 3rd graders? I struggled with this question as I was preparing...
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A patchy wireless connection
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A patchy wireless connection

As a child, there was a hymn that I really loved. It had an uplifting tune to it and a...
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Inspiration from the life of Empress Helena
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Inspiration from the life of Empress Helena

In a time when travelling was difficult, fraught with dangers , and in her advanced age, she took it upon...
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