Our Parish

Our Stories

For encouragement and some insight to our experience of Orthodox Christianity in today’s world we offer the following stories. If you’re here for the first time, a good place to start is Fr. John’s Introduction.

An Introduction

You are My Witnesses

The Orthodox Experience

On the Road to Seattle

The Orthodox Experience

The Invisible Crowd

The Orthodox Experience

The Glad Game

The Orthodox Experience

The Slow Unfolding

Conversion to Orthodoxy

Michael’s A-ha Moment

Conversion to Orthodoxy

Invitation to the Dance

Belief in God

At the Liquor Store


The Desert Road


Thoughts in the Night


On the Problem of icons

Women Priests

On Women Priests

Veneration of the Theotokos

Intercede for Us

Trust in God

Trust in God in All Things