Next Step with Fr. Vazken – In His Shoes

Next Step with Fr. Vazken – In His Shoes


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And now an Example
July 31, 2020

Next Step #634: Remembering Congressman John Lewis, disciple of Martin Luther King Jr. and a disciple of Jesus Christ. Non-violent resistance and the lever of love. Invoking St. James’ challenge: Obama eulogizes Lewis. Dealing with difficult people

Emptiness under the Sun
July 24, 2020

Next Step #633: Ecclesiastes shares a message of emptiness while missing the “novelty” of Christ. Finding strength by connecting to the Light from Beginning. Demonstration: Armenian heard on another planet? “Armenopoly” reviewed:

Hitting the Mark but Missing the Point
July 17, 2020

Next Step #632: At Vartavar the story of the Transfiguration is washed up. Put into perspective, there is an opportunity for Peace for the world, but we miss the point and therefore we lose that opportunity. Fr. Vazken takes you on this journey with some

Motherhood & Apple Pie in July
July 10, 2020

Next Step #631: If the blind can find their sight, the bereaved can find their dead. Themes of freedom and independence are in focus for this audio blog. The Art of Connecting the Dots. Exploring the 4th dimension even further – where are dead in C

The Forgotten 4th Dimension
July 03, 2020

Next Step #630: The Church in 2020 exists in a unique space and time, we’ve forgotten the basic reality of our physical universe. History and truth: changes in both? Here’s a candid look at changes that threaten and true Changes that insure g

When Truth Isn’t Silly
June 26, 2020

Next Step #629: Truth is being challenged, history is up for debate and the silliness is in the eye of the beholder. From Korea, to BLM, to credible news, to the schism in the Church (Armenian and Universal). Fr. Vazken moves the discussion from sillines

Box Cars
June 19, 2020

Next Step #628: Twelve years to the date of our first WEEKLY podcast: Recommitting to the ministry that brought us here. Cautions against the new fanaticism in the guise of religion – justifying hatred in the name of God. Warning: May induce vomiti

Ripped Demonstrations
June 12, 2020

Next Step #627: Demonstrations and protest persist on the streets throughout the world: Connecting the dots with Ripsmeh and the protest/demonstration against the government then and now. In the Shoes of those who suffer and protest. Q&A: If a priest

Is Normal B.C. possible?
June 05, 2020

Next Step #626: Life had changed since the pandemic and continuing through the death of George Floyd. Is there a new normal? Any hope of returning to normal B.C.? Here is a straight-forward and simple way of finding purpose and meaning in this hurting wo

How did we miss that?
May 29, 2020

Next Step #625: Are we reading the same Bible? How did you miss that? How did I miss that? Cafeteriaizing and getting full. George Floyd killing, protest, the place of religion for peace. Much more. Dixie Hummingbirds Pentecost Sermon This week’s W