The Law and the Prophets

The Law and the Prophets

You’ve held a real Bible in your hands, haven’t you? Have you ever noticed how thin the pages are? That’s because it’s a huge book, and the thin pages make the book not so heavy! Did you know there are about 780,000 words in the Bible? Most of those words...

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There is Going to Be a Reckoning

There is Going to Be a Reckoning

  Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. ENGAGED: The Call to Be Disciples Go, therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching...

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Navigating Youth Engagement in Digital Media

Navigating Youth Engagement in Digital Media

This was delivered at The International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care organized under the High Auspices of His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew. Orthodox Academy of Crete, Greece  Navigating Youth Engagement In Digital Media Where are they? Where is my generation? Why aren’t they sitting next to us in...

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Stop Numbing Out

Stop Numbing Out

Listen Now.   Join us as we discuss the importance of staying present, becoming self aware, and doing our best to avoid escaping our feelings through tv, the internet, games, and even food.  Click here for helpful resources on this topic, and the importance of participating in real life rather than numbing...

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The New Blessed Martyr Nektarios (Skete of Saint Ann) from Vryoulla in Asia Minor

The New Blessed Martyr Nektarios (Skete of Saint Ann) from Vryoulla in Asia Minor

He was born in Vryoulla or Vourla in Asia Minor. As a seventeen-year-old, he and six other Christians were deceived and converted to Islam. When he appeared before his mother in Turkish clothing, she threw him out, saying: “I gave birth to a Christian, not a Turk”. He left, greatly...

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