Give me security

Protopresbyter Themistoklis Mourtzanos   ‘The devil hates any message or attitude that keep us safe from evil’ (Abba Dorotheos) One of the main requirements we have as people is the need to feel safe and secure, not only in our relationships but in every circumstance of our life which we […]

The Perfectionist

Protopresbyter Themistoklis Mourtzanos   ‘Don’t, out of vanity or sycophancy, insist on having your own way, quarrelling with and tormenting yourselves and your neighbor, just so that, afterwards, you can hear people saying that nobody can beat you’ (Abba Dorotheos) There are two ways of carrying out a task: with […]

Marriage Enrichment for New Parents

Register Now to join myOCN Community’s Marriage Enrichment for New Parents. Fridays, starting 11/5 at 7pm EST. IMPORTANT NOTE: Space is limited, and this class is intended for active participation by parents or soon-to-be parents seeking to strengthen their marriage. (There will be a separate opportunity to view the general […]

Asking Jesus to Be With Us, Following His Call, and Having Courage

Sunday Epistles & Gospels Sixth Sunday of Luke Asking Jesus to Be With Us, Following His Call, and Having Courage Gospel Reading for the Sixth Sunday of Luke Luke 8:26-39 Listen Now At that time, as Jesus arrived at the country of the Gadarenes, there met him a man from […]