Cast Your Net

Cast Your Net

I love how Jesus uses simple things to teach His lessons. After His Resurrection, the disciples were at the Sea of Tiberias. Simon Peter said he was going fishing. The rest of the disciples followed, and they got into their boat. After fishing all night, they had not caught one...

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FOCUS Pittsburgh Community Trauma Initiative

FOCUS Pittsburgh Community Trauma Initiative

“We have all known the long loneliness and we have learned that the only solution is love and that love comes with community.” -Dorothy Day As I drive from my apartment in what they call Pittsburgh’s “Little Italy,” I pass by rows of early-to-mid 20th century single and split-family houses....

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This Week in Orthodoxy, May 22, 2015

This Week in Orthodoxy, May 22, 2015

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy”, the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are the stories making headlines this week: • May 17th was Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry Awareness Sunday. • The 111th annual Pilgrimage to St....

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Confession vs. Counseling

Confession vs. Counseling

Sponsored By: Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute (OCCI) Confession? Counseling?  How do you choose?  We’ve invited Dr. Randa Anderson with the Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute (OCCI)  to talk about a healthy balance of the two and the unique roles each holds.  Depending on your needs, you may be seeking accountability, forgiveness, or a...

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