I must stay at your house today!

I must stay at your house today!

Have you ever had an unexpected visitor at your house? Maybe somebody called your parents and said, “I’m coming over!” All of a sudden, everybody is running around. We have to clean the house! We have to find something to serve for dinner! We have to change out of our...

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Engaged: Involved

Engaged: Involved

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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Engaged: Committed

Engaged: Committed

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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Will You Join Me on a Journey?

Will You Join Me on a Journey?

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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Musings from a Grateful Convert: Fountain of Youth

Musings from a Grateful Convert: Fountain of Youth

I have always said, “If you want to stay young, hang with young people.” This is no more true than what I have experienced being with the brilliant and holy young folks in the Orthodox Christian Fellowship where I live. The poem below is my tribute to OCF members everywhere....

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Repent, For the Kingdom of Heaven is at Hand

Repent, For the Kingdom of Heaven is at Hand

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Sunday after Theophany Now when he heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew into Galilee; and leaving Nazareth he went and dwelt in Capernaum by the sea, in the territory of Zebulun...

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We All Have a Gift, For Building Up the Body of Christ

We All Have a Gift, For Building Up the Body of Christ

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. But grace was given to each of us according to the measure of Christ’s gift. Therefore it is said, “When He ascended on high He led a host of captives, and He...

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Faithful—My Word for 2018

Faithful—My Word for 2018

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. Goal-Setting for 2018 For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven.  Ecclesiastes 3:1   Good morning Prayer Team! Today is the last of our series on goal-setting...

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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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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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The Same Story

The Same Story

Have you ever gotten some advice from one person…but then you heard it from another person too? Maybe your parents told you one thing, and then your grandparents or your teachers said it too. In today’s Gospel reading, we hear about the very beginning of our Lord’s work, His ministry....

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