How should our parish communities live out the fullness of our Orthodox Faith by including and making a space for those who need a space in our worship that acknowledges their worth and our need to be a spiritual home for everyone? Fr. Barnabas talks with Summer Kinard, an author, a singer, and the mother of five autistic children. Then be sure to listen for a very special announcement from Fr. Barnabas in the second half of the show.
Rev. Fr. Barnabas Powell: And welcome to our regular Sunday evening gathering, Fr. Barnabas Powell here on this end. I’m the parish priest at Sts. Raphael, Nicholas, and Irene Greek Orthodox Church, and I confess to you, gang, I’m a little bit giddy tonight. Do you know what that means, giddy? I’m a little bit giddy, mainly because we had such a great day at the parish today. It was just such a wonderful day today. We had our Christmas…