The importance of repentance, what Jesus says about it, and how fasting can help with repentance. A sermon given by Fr. Athanasius Kaldas at the Holy Cross Coptic Orthodox Church of Austin, TX on February 18, 2012.
Each of us will feel a sense of lonliness in our lives. St. Paul, the great Apostle of the New Testament, even experienced a time of lonliness. If you have ever felt lonely or are experiencing lonliness right now, then this message is for you. Fr. Anthony discusses how we can cope with lonliness when it hits us and how God may be using it for our benefit.
Each one of us will face or have faced hardships and difficulties in our lives that may affect us spiritually and emotionally. It is important to know how to deal with these issues when they arise. This sermon explains how to respond to our difficult situations when they come. If you are feeling down or are experiencing/or have experienced a tragedy in your life then this sermon is for you.