On January 13, St. Elijah Orthodox Christian Church  of Oklahoma City, OK, had the great joy of receiving by chrismation 29 new members including Fr. Mark Wallace in to the Holy Orthodox Faith. Fr. Mark was ordained to the diaconate on January 20, and to the priesthood on January 21. St. Elijah’s is led by Fr. Constantine Nasr. The following images are of the happy event. At the request of Fr. Constantine, Fr. Mark delivered a moving homily in tribute to his group's journey. This homily is available for viewing online here , courtesy of Fr. Mark.
The inspirational story of Fr. Mark and his flock is also told in the new issue of AGAIN Magazine, and is available online here .