Start the Conversation: Creating a Safe Place and Engaging in Play

Start the Conversation: Creating a Safe Place and Engaging in Play

Watch Now.  Start the Conversation: Creating a Safe Place and Engaging Play is the third in a series of six videos created by the Family Life Ministry of Atlanta with a generous grant from Leadership 100.  These parenting videos brought a diverse group of parents together to discuss raising children in an Orthodox...

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Start the Conversation: Stress, Awareness and the Jesus Prayer

Start the Conversation: Stress, Awareness and the Jesus Prayer

Watch Now.   Start the Conversation: Stress, Awareness and the Jesus Prayer is the second in a series of six videos created by the Family Life Ministry of Atlanta with a generous grant from Leadership 100.  These parenting videos brought a diverse group of parents together to discuss raising children in an Orthodox environment. In...

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Start the Conversation: Peaceful and Important Rituals in our Families

Start the Conversation: Peaceful and Important Rituals in our Families

Watch Now.  Start the Conversation: Peaceful and Important Rituals in our Families is the first in a series of six videos created by the Family Life Ministry of Atlanta with a generous grant from Leadership 100.  These parenting videos brought a diverse group of parents together to discuss raising children in...

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Family Life Ministry Shares “Start the Conversation: A Video and Discussion Series for Parents”

Family Life Ministry Shares “Start the Conversation: A Video and Discussion Series for Parents”

The Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Atlanta Family Ministry presents “Start the Conversation: A Video and Discussion Series for Parents.”  With a generous grant from Leadership 100, The Family Life Ministry has created downloadable worksheets so that the six videos (6-9 minutes each) can be viewed and then discussed in a group setting.   A single discussion of all...

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Recognizing Our Actual Needs

Recognizing Our Actual Needs

Recorded: September 25, 2017   This week’s episode covers several topics including; “Why does God allow innocent children to suffer”, “Ministries for those with Special Needs” and “Matthew 25: Recognizing our Actual Needs”. Every person asks questions and the Orthodox Christian Network encourages it! Every week Fr. Gregory goes LIVE...

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How Natural Disasters Strengthen our Faith

How Natural Disasters Strengthen our Faith

This week’s episode covers several topics including; “How Natural Disasters Strengthen our Faith”, “Spiritual Fathers, Who are they and do I need one” and “Women in Ministry”. Every person asks questions and the Orthodox Christian Network encourages it! Every week Fr. Gregory goes LIVE on OCN Facebook answering your questions...

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LIVE Adult Education – Orthodoxy and Modernity: Experiencing the Faith in Our Place and Our Time

LIVE Adult Education – Orthodoxy and Modernity: Experiencing the Faith in Our Place and Our Time

Fear and Distrust: Viruses of the Soul There seems to be a lot of fear and distrust in our society today. Our leaders peddle it as tools of persuasion. The majority of news stories are negative, even horrific, and often breed fear and distrust. We all have our own internal...

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The Diabolical Nature of Divisiveness

The Diabolical Nature of Divisiveness

Orthodoxy and Modernity: Experiencing the Faith in Our Place and Our Time October 8th Lesson: The Diabolical Nature of Divisiveness We are a theology of wholeness but a people of division – or so it seems per the latter. But is this true? Are we really as divided as it...

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Orthodoxy and Modernity: Experiencing the Faith in Our Place and Our Time

Orthodoxy and Modernity: Experiencing the Faith in Our Place and Our Time

September 24th Lesson: The Sabbath Today: Sacred or Secular? “Remember the Sabbath Day, to keep it holy” is the fourth of the ten commandments, but forget the Sabbath Day and keep it secular, or keep it like the other six days may be a more accurate description of many of...

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The Real Deal with Father Marcantoni – Topics for the Millennial Orthodox

The Real Deal with Father Marcantoni – Topics for the Millennial Orthodox

Listen into The Real Deal with Father Marcantoni as he addresses topics affecting Millennials in the Orthodox Faith. In this week’s live session Father Marcantoni focuses on the topic of authenticity, a desire of both Orthodox and non-Orthodox Millennials.  If you have any comments or questions please send them to...

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Woundedness: Our Source of Pain, Brokenness, and Strength – Adult Education Classes

Woundedness: Our Source of Pain, Brokenness, and Strength – Adult Education Classes

Modern Trials to Our Ancient Faith: The Challenges to Living Orthodoxy in America Woundedness: Our Source of Pain, Brokenness, and Strength                                                            ...

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Modern Trials to Our Ancient Faith : When Cynicism is ‘Sin-a-cism’

Modern Trials to Our Ancient Faith : When Cynicism is ‘Sin-a-cism’

Cynicism was once a school of ancient Greek philosophy that promoted virtue and living in simple agreement with nature. Like many words that once held a different meaning, cynicism today means skepticism, jaded negativity, and a general distrust of the integrity and motive of others. Sin means to “fall short”...

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