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Re: “Russians in Rincon

This is a wonderful article, and as a fellow parishioner this brings warmth to my heart..since I grew up in this church, not as a child but as a person, this place is more than a church to me. It is a family. We take religion and tradition to our roots, and welcome everyone. Being a Russian is not only being by blood, but embracing a beautiful culture that is rare, especially in East Georgia. We incorporate all languages we can, to make all those who come feel love and beauty through an Orthodox Christian service that anyone could relate to in their own way.

I don't typically comment on much, but I feel I had to speak on this. It's rare that anyone knows what I say when i mention I'm Russian Orthodox Christian...most of the time I need to put the emphasis on "christian", this way I look to some as half normal. What I mean by this, I believe the same as most. But, I always feel the need to constantly say we are Christian, but stick to tradition. Yes, we walk around with candles at 12 in the night, and we celebrate feasts on different days then others, but we all believe in one thing for certain, one true God.

I guess in all my rant, I would like to say that people like Denise, are one in a million. They recognize a way of life that brings them happiness no matter what. Everyone at this church has given everything they got to make it what it is today, and I can not look forward enough until the day I return for another service. It is and will always grow, when you have individuals like Denise that commit to making a church a home for prayer and worship.

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Posted by Nina Gulizia on 10/22/2014 at 5:49 AM

Re: “Your psychic pal

So her deceased ghost dog can spell? Yep, this story checks out.

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Posted by brentmcgee on 10/01/2014 at 8:10 AM

Re: “5 Questions: Paula Deen

You are such a great inspiration, God Bless!

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Posted by Pat Conners Doreza on 08/05/2014 at 2:11 PM

Re: “You're free to enjoy the Art March

Thank you for a great article.

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Posted by Jen Salmon on 07/05/2014 at 12:43 PM

Re: “You. Bars. Drink. Charity. Afterparty.

But do they actually crawl? Why are there no pictures of past crawls?

Posted by Portia Patrice Randolph on 05/31/2014 at 10:35 AM

Re: “'Everything is poetry': Spoken Word Festival

Actually, everything is not poetry. I found that out the hard way.

Posted by snaggleballs on 04/25/2014 at 6:07 PM

Re: “'Everything is poetry': Spoken Word Festival

WORD!!!

Posted by Corey Phillips on 04/23/2014 at 3:56 PM

Re: “Fiesta time

If you would like to order a t-shirt or fine art print of the image above of Our Lady of Guadalupe, please email the artist and writer of this article, Cheryl Baisden Solis at myroseblooms@yahoo.com!

Posted by Cheryl Solis on 12/04/2013 at 4:08 AM

Re: “Fall Festival Calendar

WoW im honored to have made the connect paper again this was my first year participating with picnic in the park festivities and to know the connect used my photo 3 years later this made my week hope to see again this year! ;-)
Sincerely,
Latecka

Posted by Luxe TheSalon on 09/27/2013 at 9:10 PM

Re: “Queen of the Mic

I would love to work on something.

http://souleuphoric.com/

https://soundcloud.com/soul-euphoric/the-a…

Posted by Carl Joe Williams on 04/25/2013 at 10:58 AM

Re: “New Rule: Read this Bill Maher interview

I see only one republican with a chance to take the White House, Gary Johnson. But as the Libertarian candidate doubtfull the party would embrace him, even though he was a republican govenor. More likely they'd line up behind Arizonas lousy govenor Jan Brewer.

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Posted by Abe Gold on 04/04/2013 at 7:50 PM

Re: “New Rule: Read this Bill Maher interview

*Herman Cain

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Posted by Eamon Doyle on 04/04/2013 at 7:47 PM

Re: “Mirth and the military

I am glad that Wormhole is hosting comedy because there are not many places in Savannah hosting stand up. I have been to several Comedy Planet shows and this one was especially good. There was a huge crowd and I'm glad to see so many other people that are into comedy and coming out to the shows. With that many comedy fans living here, maybe there is a full time comedy club in Savannah's future!

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Posted by ILJAN on 03/18/2013 at 11:57 PM

Re: “Pirate time on Tybee

The Savannah Zombie Walk team will be there with their Zombie Pirate Float. Bring your canned food donations to support America's Second Harvest Food Bank. Donation bins will be out at the Festival in Little Matey's Cove. https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=112811348818408

Posted by Black Oaks Savannah on 10/04/2011 at 1:57 PM

Re: “Belaboring the day

The Humane Society for Greater Savannah will be at the River Street Labor Day Celebration Micro-chipping, selling their t-shirts, AND introducing a few adoptable pets to the public! Micro-chips are only $20 and tees are only $15. All the proceeds support the operations of the Humane Society for Greater Savannah!

Posted by Kelly nelson on 09/01/2011 at 8:51 AM

Re: “Mark Your Calendar: 'The Big Uneasy'

Immediately after the terrorist attack on American soil, master-minded by Osama Bin Laden, the White House ordered a bipartisan national commission to investigate the disaster to make certain it never happens again. A similar thing happened after the BP oil spill and the Challenger explosion. But after almost six years, there is still no comparable investigation, ordered by Congress or the White House, of the levee protection failures that drowned metro New Orleans and killed over 1,500 people. Fifty-five percent of the American population lives in counties protected by levees. Clearly, there should be a truly independent analysis of the flood protection failures - and the decision making involved – that led to the devastation in metro New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina on August 29, 2005. Sandy Rosenthal, founder of Levees.org

Posted by Sandy Rosenthal on 06/28/2011 at 12:16 PM

Re: “Mark your calendar: 'The Conspirator' is coming

It’s good to see movie like this and The King’s Speech still being made. Robert Redford is also going digital and hosting a blog on the movie site: http://www.conspiratorthemovie.com.

Posted by Johnny App on 03/08/2011 at 2:24 PM

Re: “Mark your calendar: Hollywood Undead

Costs are a little off, but its ok, we've actually reduced them, so it's in your favor. Tickets purchased online or at Mr. Koolz Gelato on Liberty and Drayton. Look for the purple awning. Thanks Bill for the awesome article.

Posted by Black Oaks Savannah on 11/11/2010 at 4:58 PM

Re: “Mark your calendar: Hollywood Undead

That Vincent Price movie, based on Richard Matheson's book "Omega Man", was also made into a movie in the early 70's starring Charlton Heston.

Posted by Jim Casey on 11/11/2010 at 10:55 AM

Re: “Mark your calendar: 'The Conspirator'

Of course you're right! One of my favorite books is "Manhunt: The 12-Day Search for Lincoln's Killer," and it really explains how Stanton took charge in the days after the assassination. Seward was, of course, fighting for his life after Lewis Payne's attack. I stand corrected, and thanks for pointing that out.

Posted by Bill DeYoung on 09/16/2010 at 2:42 PM

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