Posts about children

The Children's Word

The Children’s Word: What’s in a Name?

What’s in a name? Do you know how you got your name?  Maybe you were named after your grandparent? Or after a saint? Or maybe your parents liked…

Dec 16, 2015
The Children's Word

The Children’s Word: Your Old Self

    Your Old Self  Do you know what a “makeover” is? You might have seen one in a magazine or even on TV. You see pictures of one person, and…

Dec 09, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Embracing All God’s Children, Part 4: Creation/Imago Dei/Living Icons

As the parent of special needs children, church was often a challenge for us.  While most   of our time was spent serving smaller military chapels,…

Oct 12, 2015
Orthodox Youth and Young Adult Programs

Have You Watched “Be the Bee?”

Inspired by the Department of Youth & Young Adult Ministries of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature…

Oct 01, 2015
The Children's Word

The Children’s Word: Keeping Ourselves Clean

Do you like cleaning your room? Probably not so much. But after you’ve put everything back in its place, after you’ve made your bed and emptied the…

Sep 23, 2015
The Children's Word

The Children’s Word: What’s a Paradox?

This week: Do you know what a paradox is? A paradox is a statement that might seem silly or not true, but is actually true. You’ve heard some paradoxes…

Sep 16, 2015
The Children's Word

The Children’s Word: You’re Invited

This week: If the king invited you, would you go to the wedding for his son? Most people would! A few years ago, the prince in England had a wedding. A…

Sep 02, 2015
Orthodox News

Manna from Heaven: A Pan-Orthodox Retreat for Single Mothers and Their Children

Family Life Ministry is proud to announce a brand new retreat, specifically created for single mothers and their children, to be held at the Diakonia Retreat…

Aug 25, 2015
The Sounding Blog

All God’s Children, Part 2: Definition of Disability

As the parent of special needs children, church was often a challenge for us.  While most   of our time was spent serving smaller military chapels,…

Aug 21, 2015
The Sounding Blog

Embracing All God’s Children, Part 1

As the parent of special needs children, church was often a challenge for us.  While most of our time was spent serving smaller military chapels, a trip…

Aug 20, 2015