February 5, 2022 | IMG In Depth: Interview with Dr. Bruce Baker

How you read your Bible matters. When people reject what God has clearly said to make the Bible fit their own agenda, they misunderstand Him, and their misguided theology leads to trouble. That’s why people that called themselves Christians have done some terrible things throughout history, including persecution of God’s Chosen People, Israel. Today we see confusion about the Kingdom …

November 27, 2021 | All About Hanukkah

This Sunday evening marks the beginning of Hanukkah, an eight-day holiday for the Jewish people to celebrate the rededication of the Temple more than 2,000 years ago. Its origin story is memorable: A group of Jewish rebels courageously drove out the Greek ruler Antiochus Epiphanes for defiling the Temple and attempting to erase their Jewish identity. And like Christmas around …

October 16, 2021 | History of Church Doctrine with Dr. Michael Svigel, Part 2

Many of us have developed a view of the early church without acknowledging the culture of its time, which largely influenced the church. Greek and Roman culture played a role in shaping the early church, so we should know what those cultures were all about! After studying the Orthodox foundations of our faith last week, we continue learning about the …