Anastasia Bartlett

Think on These Things: Celebrating Easter

The services transport me through time and into eternity, stripping away all earthly cares showing the reality of love.

Think on These Things: Anger and forgiveness

As Abraham Lincoln once said, “Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?”

Think on These Things: Getting back to basics

Anastasia Bartlett from St. Aidan’s Orthodox Church in Cranbrook on Getting back to basics

Think on These Things: My perspective

Christmas thoughts by Anastasia Bartlett of St. Aidan's Orthodox Church

Think on These Things: The death of a baby

Anastasia Bartlett of St. Aidan's Orthodox Church discusses the death of a baby.

Think on These Things: A Christian tourist

A discussion on what it means to be a Christian tourist

Think on These Things: Face to Face with Mortality

Anastasia Bartlett of St. Aidan's Orthodox Church muses on her mortality.

Think on These Things: Searching for the lost a lesson in humility

Prayer helps to refrain from judging others, says Creston's Anastasia Bartlett, a member of St. Aidan’s Orthodox Church in Cranbrook...

Think on These Things: Sparks of joy require righteousness and prayer

Creston's Anastasia Bartlett, a member of St. Aidan’s Orthodox Church in Cranbrook, is trying to collect spiritual sparks of joy...

Think on These Things: Focus on God to avoid embracing pride

Pride has always come between man and God, says Creston's Anastasia Bartlett, a member of St. Aidan’s Orthodox Church in Cranbrook...

Think on These Things: Christ entered world to flood it with love

Creston resident Anastasia Bartlett, a member of St. Aidan’s Orthodox Church in Cranbrook, reflects on Christ's baptism and mission...

Think on These Things: What is the true meaning of Christmas?

Creston resident Anastasia Bartlett, a member of St. Aidan’s Orthodox Church in Cranbrook, reflects on maning of Christmas...

Think on These Things: Commemoration of St. Nicholas prepares for Saviour’s coming

St. Nicholas lived daily with the Lord and was godly in all his words and deeds, says Orthodox church member Anastasia Bartlett...

Think on These Things: Advent a time to prepare for Saviour’s birth

During nativity fast, we prepare to receive Christ as the saviour of the world, says Orthodox Church member Anastasia Bartlett...

Think on These Things: Fruits of the Spirit require continuous cultivation

Many years ago, I had my first conscious encounter with the joy of the Lord, says Creston columnist Anastasia Bartlett...

Think on These Things: Commemoration of Mary’s death helps understand nature of Jesus

Mary gave birth to a child who was fully man, but also fully God, says Orthodox Church member Anastasia Bartlett...

Think on These Things: Christians have the potential to be superheroes

Christian history full of stories of superheroes we call saints, says columnist and Orthodox Church member Anastasia Bartlett...

Think on These Things: No one is alone — everyone affects everyone else

"We need each other in order to survive and thrive," says Orthodox Church member and columnist Anastasia Bartlett...