What are Christians Doing Today in the Holy Land?

What are Christians Doing Today in the Holy Land?

It is four in the morning, and while everyone else is trying to get a good night’s sleep, Orthodox Christians from all corners of the Holy Land collect themselves to march in a beautiful procession in honor of  the Virgin Mary.  Every year, based on the Old Julian Calendar, the...

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Manna from Heaven: A Pan-Orthodox Retreat for Single Mothers and Their Children

Manna from Heaven: A Pan-Orthodox Retreat for Single Mothers and Their Children

Family Life Ministry is proud to announce a brand new retreat, specifically created for single mothers and their children, to be held at the Diakonia Retreat Center in Salem, South Carolina, on Friday, October, 16th 2015 (6:00 PM) – Sunday, October 18th (12:00 PM). The Ministry notes that, “Single parenting...

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Video about Monasteries in Romania

Video about Monasteries in Romania

Have you ever wondered why people become monks and nuns? In her graduation film from Coventry University, Brindusa Ioana Nastasa (Grapefruit Productions) captures 10 intimate interviews with various monastics throughout Romania. Filmed in Romanian, and with English subtitles, Behind the Monastery Walls presents an honest and respectful insight to an...

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The Chalice of Non-Intoxication

The Chalice of Non-Intoxication

Inspired by the documentary, PISTEVO, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring iconography and the Saints of the Orthodox Church.  Iconography, the centuries-old tradition of depicting faith through images, was the primary means of teaching Christianity until written records were formally canonized as the Holy Scriptures.  Please join us in raising awareness...

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Beginning to Pray with Metropolitan Bloom and The Little Prince

Beginning to Pray with Metropolitan Bloom and The Little Prince

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s The Little Prince has long been one of my favorite books. If you are unfamiliar with this modern classic, it is a fable about an otherworldly prince who loves a rose and befriends a fox; the fox teaches him how to be a true friend. Peppered throughout...

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ICON: Theotokos, Multiplier of Wheat

ICON: Theotokos, Multiplier of Wheat

Inspired by the documentary, PISTEVO, the Orthodox Christian Network will be featuring iconography and the Saints of the Orthodox Church.  Iconography, the centuries-old tradition of depicting faith through images, was the primary means of teaching Christianity until written records were formally canonized as the Holy Scriptures.  Please join us in raising awareness...

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What Good Thing Must I Do to Have Eternal Life?

What Good Thing Must I Do to Have Eternal Life?

It is a question we all ask, but are we really interested in the answer? “What good thing must I do to have eternal life?” These were the words of a rich man, who THOUGHT he wanted to go to heaven. But when he heard what would be required of...

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Daily Devotion: Being a Nurturer

Daily Devotion: Being a Nurturer

But I rejoiced in the Lord greatly that now at last your care for me has flourished again; though you surely did care, but you lacked the opportunity. Philippians 4:10 Good morning Prayer Team! Occasionally, I use this venue to ask for prayer requests. This morning, I am writing to...

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