Being a Good Shepherd

Being a Good Shepherd


What would you do if a plague were to hit your area? Father Themi Adamopoulo proved what he’d do. He is a true example of the Gospel of John 10:11, “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd gives His life for the sheep.” Today, Fr. Chris speaks with Fr. Themi regarding his ministry in Sierra Leone, West Africa, while thousands of people were dying from Ebola. Listen to this inspiring discussion on how love can give you the courage to do what God has called you to do. To support Fr. Themi’s work, go to

But first, listen as Fr. Chris speaks with Dr. Maria Khoury, the writer of the “Christina Goes to…” series, about her experience living in Taybeh, Palestine. She has been to the Holy Life-Giving Tomb of Christ to experience the Miracle of the Holy Fire at Pascha and is dedicated to maintaining a Christian presence in the Holy Land.

You can find Maria’s books in our AMAZON store by following these links:

Christina Goes To Church
Christina’s Favorite Saints
Christina Goes To The Holy Land
Christina Learns The Sacraments

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About author

Fr. Chris Metropulos

Shaped by a life of service to Christ’s Church, Fr. Christopher has dedicated himself to using all the tools God has placed at his disposal to spread the light of Orthodoxy across America. As Founding Father and host of the Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) and the “Come Receive The Light” national Orthodox Christian radio program, he shepherds a dynamic and rapidly expanding ministry bringing joy, hope, and salvation in Jesus Christ to millions of listeners on Internet and land-based radio around the world in more than 130 countries. Fr. Christopher lives in Brookline, MA and is the President of Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology.