Posts by Alex Goodwin


OCMC Announcement – CORRECTED: Help Grow Orthodox Missions by Working at the OCMC

by OCMC Announcement (Posted 2/10/2016) The Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC) is currently seeking qualified applicants for the positions of Annual…

Feb 10, 2016

OCMC News – OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi Meets with the Ecumenical Patriarch, His All-Holiness Bartholomew

by Alex Goodwin (Posted 1/7/2016) On Friday, December 11th, 2015, following a lunch hosted at the Patriarchate, OCMC Executive Director Fr. Martin Ritsi…

Jan 08, 2016

OCMC News – Miracles and Milestones: Missions in 2015

by Alex Goodwin (Posted 12/28/2015) 2015 has been an amazing year for Orthodox missions and the Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC). None of it would…

Dec 30, 2015

OCMC News – IRA Charitable Distribution Rule Permanent

OCMC News – IRA Charitable Distribution Rule Permanent by Orthodox Christian Mission Center (Posted 12/21/2015)   Dear Brothers and Sisters…

Dec 21, 2015

2016 Guatemala Youth Work Team

    In Guatemala there are hundreds of children and young adults hungry to learn more about their Orthodox Christian Faith.  A short-term OCMC…

Dec 16, 2015
The Sounding

Albania: A Case for Long-Term Missions

My first visit to Albania was in 2012. The full impact of the global economic crisis was beginning to hit hard as scores of Albanians who made their livings…

Feb 12, 2015
Orthodox News

OCMC News – Dr. William Black: Newest OCMC Missionary Candidate to Kenya

The Orthodox Christian Mission Center is pleased to announce Dr. William Black as the latest candidate for long-term missionary service from the United…

Dec 23, 2014
Orthodox News

OCMC News: 10 Volunteers Needed for Short-term Missions in 2014!

From Guatemala to Moldova to Kenya, Orthodox Christians from the United States have taught the faith, built churches, and led youth camps in 2014. There…

Jul 29, 2014
The Sounding

A Call to Pilgrimage

My family and I were recently blessed to spend some time in the French Alps. These massive temples of stone and ice could leave the best poet without words,…

Jun 04, 2014
Orthodox News

Building on Solid Foundations: New Phase of Albanian Missions

In May 2012, I am being sent by the Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC) to bring back stories and images of the Church leaders and missionaries who…

Apr 30, 2012