Preparing for our Lenten Journey

Preparing for our Lenten Journey

“Preparing for our Lenten Journey”- Great Lent 2016 Just as we make plans for our summer vacations, we need to make plans for our Lenten Journey. We are on a 40-day journey that will lead us to the passion and resurrection of Christ. Watch and Listen as Fr. Luke Veronis prepares us for our...

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Being Separate in a Connected World

Being Separate in a Connected World

Beloved in Christ, we have to see ourselves as being different than the world around us! As Christians we are called to be “in the world, but not of the world.” (John 15:19). The Scripture says “come out and be separate…..” (2 Cor. 6:17) Yet this can be very difficult...

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Orthodox Host Prayer for Persecuted Christians

Orthodox Host Prayer for Persecuted Christians

  GREEK ORTHODOX OF SPRINGFIELD HOST EVENT TO PRAY FOR SUFFERING PEOPLE OF THE WORLD FEATURED BISHOP DEMETRIOS OF MOKISSOS AND LEADERS OF FAITH IN SPRINGFIELD SPRINGFIELD:   Christian leaders of various traditions gathered at Saint Anthony Greek Orthodox Church of Springfield (February 25, 2016) to pray for suffering Christians in...

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God’s Silence,  Η σιωπή του Θεού

God’s Silence,  Η σιωπή του Θεού

Listen to our Greek Program… God’s silence There are times when while we pray it seems that God does not answer. Why can it be?  This program is trying to find the answer, based on the reading from the gospel Matthew 15:21. Η σιωπή του Θεού Είναι κάποιες φορές που...

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Give God to One Another

Give God to One Another

  ”PRAYER is by its very nature a dialogue and a union with God. Its effect is to hold the world together and to achieve a reconciliation with God. Prayer is the mother and daughter of tears. It is expiation of sin, a bridge over temptation, a barrier against affliction....

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Daily Devotion, January 29: A Challenge is Coming Next Week: Do You Fit God around Your Life, or Your Life Around God?

Daily Devotion, January 29: A Challenge is Coming Next Week: Do You Fit God around Your Life, or Your Life Around God?

And God spoke all these words, saying, “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.  You shall have no other gods before me.” Exodus 20:1-2   Good morning Prayer Team! For those who have been reading my...

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Daily Devotion, January 28: We Are Never Truly Alone

Daily Devotion, January 28: We Are Never Truly Alone

Moses said to the Lord: “I am not able to carry all this people alone, the burden is too heavy for me”. . . And the Lord said to Moses “I will come down and talk with you there; and I will take some of the spirit which is upon...

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The Children’s Word: See Who Jesus Is!

The Children’s Word: See Who Jesus Is!

Have you ever wanted to learn more about somebody? Maybe you heard about a famous basketball player, and you watched lots of his games just to see more. Or maybe you wanted to know more about an astronomer or some hero in history. Did you check out books from the...

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What is Intercessory Prayer?

What is Intercessory Prayer?

Pray for one another, that you may be healed.  The prayer of a righteous man has great power in its effects.  James 5:16   Good morning Prayer Team! Many people struggle with prayer and the saints.  Many think we pray TO the saints.  Others, especially outside of our faith, say...

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Daily Devotion, January 26: The Eulogy of a Woman who Had Amazing Faith,+Anastasia Garcia+

Daily Devotion, January 26: The Eulogy of a Woman who Had Amazing Faith,+Anastasia Garcia+

Jesus said, “I am the Resurrection and the Life; he who believes in Me, though he die, yet shall he live, and whoever lives and believe in Me shall never die.”  John 11:25-26   Good Morning Prayer Team! Last week, a woman named Anastasia passed away.  She had tremendous faith,...

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