Parishioners at Sacramento’s Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church call it The Build, an ambitious $10 million project that will provide much-needed space to house its ministries and strengthen the feeling of community. Construction is expected to begin in the first quarter of 2015.
As dawn cracked the morning sky, the first light of Wednesday found hundreds of sick, disabled and desperate pilgrims lined up outside the Tam Tu Buddhist Temple, hoping to be healed. Many of them had been there all night.
The Rev. Perry T. Sukstorf, Redeemer Lutheran Church: Many Christians are familiar with the Epistle to the Hebrews written to the Hebrew Christians in Rome. Especially its encouraging passages about our faith and the faith of those who have gone before us; that "great cloud of witnesses."