Presvytera Alexandra Houck created The Children's Word bulletin so children will know they are not only welcome in church, but even more, an essential part of the Church family. She hopes the weekly bulletin will be just one more way we can make kids feel at home in church. Presvytera Alexandra is a graduate of Duke University and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology. Her husband, Fr. Jason Houck, is a priest at St. Mary's Greek Orthodox Church in Minneapolis, MN. Presvytera Alexandra and Fr. Jason have five small children: Lydia, Paul, Silas, Philip, and Sarah. Presvytera Alexandra grew up attending Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Asheville, North Carolina with her nine siblings.
Welcome to The Children’s Word, a weekly ministry of the Orthodox Christian Network brought to you by Presvytera Alexandra Houck!
Did you think that Pascha was over? It’s not! This week, Presvytera Alexandra shares a fun little story about St. Seraphim that helps us remember to keep on celebrating. You can also read about Saint George. He’s the patron saint of the Boy Scouts! There’s a coloring page, and a hidden hymn for you to find, using a mirror. And you can learn to say Christ is Risen in Coptic!
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