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Readings from Under the Grapevine Podcast celebrates 10 years! 0

To celebrate 10 years of Readings from Under the Grapevine Podcast on Ancient Faith Radio we are holding a children’s story competition! To win a copy of In the Candles Glow by Elizabeth Crispina Johnson, illustrated by Amandine Wanert, have your child craft a story about their patron saint during Lent and email to […]

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Wishing you a Happy, peaceful and healthy New Year!    

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Book Reading and Signing 0

Holy Apostles Orthodox Church 7111 Wertzville Rd Mechanicsburg (silver spring township) PA 17050   Sunday 4 December following Divine Liturgy (begins 9.30am) I am excited to be reading these books at the new Church of Holy Apostles! I will be reading three books from the Paterikon for Kids Series published by Potamitis Publishing, including my […]


Where readers and authors meet! Come and visit me at my table. Activities for the whole family. Sales of my children’s book, TEA WITH THE QUEEN, illustrated by Stephen McQuignon benefit the charity CHARLIECHARGESON for brain tumor research!   Saturday October 15, 2016 York Fairgrounds 11am – 4pm. Hope to see you there!   Chrissi […]

York Book Expo 2016 0

Save the Date for the fantastic YORK BOOK EXPO on Saturday, October 15th at the York Fairgrounds. I’ll be there from 11am-4pm so please stop by and visit me at my table. There will be fun and free activities for the whole family! Sales of my children’s book, Tea with the Queen,illustrated by Stephen Mcquignon, […]

Happy New Year! 0

Wishing you a new year of peace, health and happiness. Happy New Year!  

Merry Christmas! 0

Wishing you and family a blessed, peaceful and Happy Nativity! For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Isaiah, 9:6 Merry Christmas! Christ is Born! Glorify Him!  

Feast day of Saint Kendeas, the Wonderworker of Cyprus 0

On October 6 the faithful flock to the church of Saint Kendeas in Cyprus to commemorate his memory and feast day. Learn more about him here. Under the Grapevine, A Miracle by Saint Kendeas of Cyprus was my first children’s picture book telling the true story of the miraculous healing of my grandmother by a […]