The story of how the church came to be is uniquely tied to native Alaskans. According to local lore, in 1890 the chief of the Juneau Tlinglit tribe, Ishkhanalykh, was baptized in Sitka, along with several other members of the tribe. In 1892, the designated Russian Orthodox bishop of Alaska  paid a visit to Juneau to meet with a delegation of chiefs who “said they wished to be baptized and that they would donate land, lumber, and labor for a church.” READ MORE AT WEB SITE BELOW

The story of how the church came to be is uniquely tied to native Alaskans. According to local lore, in 1890 the chief of the Juneau Tlinglit tribe, Ishkhanalykh, was baptized in Sitka, along with several other members of the tribe. In 1892, the designated Russian Orthodox bishop of Alaska paid a visit to Juneau to meet with a delegation of chiefs who “said they wished to be baptized and that they would donate land, lumber, and labor for a church.” READ MORE AT WEB SITE BELOW

"Raising Children Who Believe" -- 1. Make Your Family Your Priority  2. Tell Your Children of God’s Faithfulness  3. Love Your Spouse  4. Never Discipline out of Anger  5. Help Your Children Discern God’s Will

"Raising Children Who Believe" -- 1. Make Your Family Your Priority 2. Tell Your Children of God’s Faithfulness 3. Love Your Spouse 4. Never Discipline out of Anger 5. Help Your Children Discern God’s Will

How to enjoy Juneau, even when it's raining via The World on my Necklace

How to enjoy Juneau, even when it's raining via The World on my Necklace

Juneau, Alaska.   Did you know this city is #1 for most restaurants per capita in the USA? #travelfact

Juneau, Alaska. Did you know this city is #1 for most restaurants per capita in the USA? #travelfact

Creek Street - Ketchikan, Alaska. Visited with my wife one of the times while on Alaskan cruise in Ketchikan, Alaska

Creek Street - Ketchikan, Alaska. Visited with my wife one of the times while on Alaskan cruise in Ketchikan, Alaska

My Home Parish in Colorado Springs <3 {Holy Theophany Orthodox Church}   Photo Credit kyleforti on Instagram

My Home Parish in Colorado Springs <3 {Holy Theophany Orthodox Church} Photo Credit kyleforti on Instagram

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