Preparing for the Unexpected in Life

Preparing for the Unexpected in Life

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Have you or someone you know experienced a miscarriage, stillbirth or infant death? In her book, Naming the Child: Hope-Filled Reflections on Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Infant Death, Matushka Jenny Schroedel speaks with Fr. Chris about grief and loss concerning the death of a baby.namingchild

Her book, Naming the Child: Hope-Filled Reflections on Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Infant Death is available on our OCN Webstore.

But first, is your church community prepared for emergencies either natural hazards or parish attack? The International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) has developed a Homefront program to aid communities when it comes to parish safety. Listen as Fr. Gregory speaks with IOCC US Country Representative, Dan Christopulos on making parishes safer.

For more information, FEMA has published, Developing High-Quality Emergency Operation Plans for Houses of Worship

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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.