Musings from a Grateful Convert: How America Lost Her Virginity

Musings from a Grateful Convert: How America Lost Her Virginity

I am listening to the music of Little Eva, an early ’60’s Pop Music star in the U.S. Her songs include “Breaking Up is Hard to Do”, “Some Kinda Wonderful”, “Locomotion” et al. If I were a young person , I would be asking, “My how American Pop Culture has...

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You are the light of the world

You are the light of the world

Listen to the Daily Reading for August 25, 2016, St. Paul’s Letter to Titus 1:1-5; 2:15; 3:1-2, 12-15 PAUL, a servant of God and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to further the faith of God’s elect and their knowledge of the truth which accords with godliness, in hope of eternal...

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OCMC News – Answering the Silent Cry: Dr. Bill Black, Missionary Serving in Kenya

OCMC News – Answering the Silent Cry: Dr. Bill Black, Missionary Serving in Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya is home to more than 3 million people and has a vibrant atmosphere where the Orthodox Church is growing. Located in Nairobi is the Makarios III Patriarchal Orthodox Seminary which trains future priests to lead the ever-growing Orthodox Church in Kenya and the surrounding area. The students who...

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What hurts more?

What hurts more?

What do you do when somebody makes fun of you? What do you say? Usually we say something back that is hurtful too, don’t we? In the epistle reading today, we hear about what Saint Paul did when people made fun of him and the other apostles. Remember, the apostles went everywhere, telling...

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IOCC Still Responding to Syrian Families in Aleppo

IOCC Still Responding to Syrian Families in Aleppo

August 24, 2016 (Baltimore, MD) Two million people in Aleppo, Syria, have no access to running water after intensified fighting in the city damaged electrical networks needed to pump water into family homes. Lack of access to safe water in war-torn communities such as Aleppo has created a humanitarian emergency...

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Repetition, Repetition, Repetition

Repetition, Repetition, Repetition

For Ezra had set his heart to study the law of the Lord, and to do it, and to teach His statutes and ordinances in Israel.  Ezra 7:10   Good morning Prayer Team! My son once asked me “Daddy, why do we have to have homework?  Why can’t we just...

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