Tewahedo Orthodox Girl

Monthly Archives: January 2019

A car without gas, cannot function. A light without the bulb will never turn on. A house without a strong foundation will never stand.  We as human beings NEED the word of God daily in our life to function. It is essential to our spiritual life.  It is what fuels us and allows us to stay grounded in God’s commandments.  Therefore, whether it is in the morning when you wake up, at… Read More

Questions I often get about reading the Bible are… where do I start? Why is the Bible so difficult to understand? Why do I find myself reading the same sentence over and over again? I always say, start with a prayer and ask God to help guide you and to give you clear eyes to see His word, open ears to hear His word, sound mind to understand what you are reading… Read More

I was born in Asmara, Eritrea and lived there till I was four years old. We moved to America and back then, we did not have Tewahedo Orthodox churches. The closest church we had to our faith, was a Greek Orthodox Church.  All of my childhood and adolescent years, I grew up learning only about the Greek Orthodox faith.  When our Eritrean people (including my parents) decided to start an Eritrean Tewahedo… Read More

I absolutely love this Death Crawl Scene from Facing the Giants. It truly depicts exactly what is expected of us as Tewahedo Orthodox Girls. As we begin this journey we have to remember to not give up, we have to give it everything we got and we have to keep going. We live in a society where it is so easy to give up and to turn away from our faith. But… Read More