Taking Action and Finding Repentance

Taking Action and Finding Repentance

“The Church will not be pessimistic, nor sit quietly in its handsome houses of worship while war rages outside its churches for the bodies, minds and souls of its people.” These powerful words were spoken by His Eminence, the late Archbishop +Iakovos of blessed memory. The Archbishop spoke the words...

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What Three Words Come to Mind When You Hear, Happy New Year?

What Three Words Come to Mind When You Hear, Happy New Year?

Listen Now.  Join us as we discuss the “New Year,” setting realistic expectations and the importance of being intentional, present, and open to whatever might happen.  For further thought, we offer a daily devotion from Fr. Stavros in which he discusses the beginning of the Ecclesiastical Year, as well as...

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Apply to CrossRoad!

Apply to CrossRoad!

Are you an Orthodox Christian high school junior or senior interested in exploring your faith like never before? Seeking to make more Orthodox friends? Yearning to wrestle with tough questions about meaning, purpose, and love? If so, apply to CrossRoad! Application deadline: February 1, 2018  For more information, visit our website: www.crossroadinstitute.org Click here...

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Goal Setting for 2018 – Being Present

Goal Setting for 2018 – Being Present

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Goal-Setting for 2018 Let your eyes look directly forward, and your gaze be straight before you.  Proverbs 4:25   Good morning Prayer Team! One of the biggest challenges in life it seems is being...

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‘And from Earth to Heaven’, 30 years at Vatopaidi: the Desk Diary for 2018

‘And from Earth to Heaven’, 30 years at Vatopaidi: the Desk Diary for 2018

By God’s Grace, 30 years have now passed since the Holy and Great Monastery of Vatopaidi returned to the coenobitic way of life. For many of Pemptousia’s readers, this anniversary will not be of any particular significance. And rightly so. Anniversaries usually affect us when we have some experience which...

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