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"So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God." Romans 10:17

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Adoption

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A conversation between Jesus Christ and a Canaanite woman reveals an often forgotten truth about ourselves.

Fr. Vijay delivers a humbling message that calls us to love our family more.

Words to Live By

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 After a tragic death in India, Fr Vijay looks at the story of the healing of the paralytic and the 1982 Tylenol Murders to find a way for us not to become the bystanders.

Working

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Blessed are those servants whom their Lord shall find working...
What does it mean to work?

Check out this sermon from Fr. Vijay about how we should be working when Christ comes again.

Taxes

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We worry about many things in life.  But maybe its time to stop worrying... Maybe its time to embrace all that taxes us in our life because it might be sent from God. 

Responsibility

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Those who are irresponsible in the small things, will not be responsible with greatness.  Practicing responsibility for others is a critical aspect of Christian living that we see in the life of Joseph. 

Who God Hires

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What are the characteristics of the people that God employs? What virtues does God value? Are you focusing on the right virtues? 

Fr. Vijay looks back at the 2008 Mumbai Terrorist attacks to find qualities that make normal people into heros like we are all called to be. 

 

Practical Faith

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Are you living your faith or just going through the motions? 

In moments of truth, will your faith be there to guide your path forward? Faith needs to be lived every day and Fr. Vijay gives some simple historic advice to prove the point. 

 

A Saint Like Us

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St. Gregorios of Parumala is one of the most beloved saints of the Malankara Orthodox Church.  In this message, Fr. Vijay gives a talk about this saint and his impact on the Church. 

Graduating from the School of Hard Knocks

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Graduation speeches always give some good advice for the future. Fr. Vijay explores Luke 9: 51-62 to discover some simple advice to follow Jesus better and daily. 

 https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Luke%209:51-62

In Our Hearts

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Preparing for and offering our confession is an important aspect of healthy Christian living.  But often times we might be stuck trying to figure out where we need to grow in our spiritual life.  Fr. Vijay examines Mark 2 to reveal one avenue of our spiritual life that we will constantly need to work on and bring forward within our confession to God.