About Fr. John A. Peck

Director of the Preachers Institute, priest in the Orthodox Church in America, award-winning graphic designer and media consultant, and non-profit administrator.
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Day 10 – Starting A Fire

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The topic for tomorrow – Day 10 – Mon. Nov. 24 of the 2014 30 (40) Days of Blogging Challenge is STARTING A FIRE This is the most basic survival skill there is. And if you're wondering what, if anything, this has to do with pastoral blogging, here are a few reminders: Our Lord Jesus Christ “I came to cast fire on the earth, and would that it were already kindled! - Luke 12:49 John the ... More...

Day 9 – Salt

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The topic for tomorrow – Day 9 – Sun. Nov. 23 of the 2014 30 (40) Days of Blogging Challenge is SALT There is a big difference between sugar and salt. Sugar is sweet, but it corrupts and rots. Salt, makes some sweet things sweeter, and more than that - salt preserves. ... More...

Day 8 – Blogger’s Choice

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The topic for tomorrow – Day 8 – Sat. Nov. 22 of the 2014 30 (40) Days of Blogging Challenge is BLOGGER'S CHOICE Yes, if you haven't done so yet, this is the time to decide on your own what to blog about. You can do it - make it a good one! Just remember, our choices have consequences.    ... More...

Day 7 – Temple

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The topic for tomorrow – Day 7 – Fri. Nov. 21 of the 2014 30 (40) Days of Blogging Challenge is  TEMPLE There are many good Bible verses to help with this. Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God? You are not your own. - 1 Cor. 6:19 If anyone destroys God’s temple, God will destroy him. For God’s temple is holy, and you are that ... More...

Day 6 – Eden

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The topic for tomorrow – Day 6 – Thurs. Nov. 20 of the 2014 30 (40) Days of Blogging Challenge is  EDEN The Garden in the East. Eden and its rivers may signify the real Jerusalem, the Temple of Solomon, the Promised Land, and/or the mountain of God, which was also Jerusalem.   Eden is an excellent idea when discussing permaculture, and I offer the following link for your edification and ... More...