St Porphyrios: God’s Care

“God is love. He is not a simple spectator in our lives. He provides and cares like the Father that He is, but He also respects our freedom. He does not pressure us. We should have our hope in God’s providence and, since we believe that God is watching over us, we should take courage…

Mother Gavrilia: Everything in God’s plan

“Never ask: ‘Why has this happened to me’? When you see somebody suffering from gangrene or cancer or blindness, never say: ‘Why has this happened to him’? Instead, pray God to grant you the vision of the other shore…Then, like the Angels, you will be able to see things as they really are: Everything in…