Through the Cross, joy has come into all the world.
– Matins of Resurrection
Greetings from Abbotsford, British Columbia.
As autumn begins, Daphne, Peter and I begin our third year of life here
in the green Fraser Valley.
These years have found us rooted in the life and worship of Holy
Nativity Orthodox Church in Langley, BC. We have grown together as a
family, near Daphne’s family, being nourished and strengthened by the
love of God. Daphne has had good work as an RN and Home Health Case
Manager. My immigration status still bars me from employment, but my
time is filled managing the household and caring for our