Can You Be Rich and Poor at the Same Time?

Can You Be Rich and Poor at the Same Time?

Do you know how you could make other people rich? They’re opposites, aren’t they? Well, in today’s epistle reading, Saint Paul tells how he was rich and poor, all at the same time. Saint Paul tells us of all the awful things that happened to him, as he traveled around,...

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Christians and Conspiracy Theories

Christians and Conspiracy Theories

Let’s Talk Live: Christians and Conspiracy Theories with Julian Chryssavgis, Hank Hanegraaff, & Fr. Christopher Metropulos We are pleased to announce our myOCN Community Online Gathering this coming Thursday, September 10th, at 7:00 pm EST with special guests Julian Chryssavgis and Hank Hanegraaff. Fr. Christopher Metropulos, OCN Executive Director, will be...

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The Grace of Being a Christian

The Grace of Being a Christian

Metropolitan Ieronymos of Larisa and Tyrnavos   The feast of All Saints is the natural successor to that of Pentecost. This is because last Sunday we saw the breath of the Spirit, while today we see the fruits of the Spirit. The Church wishes to honor all its saints as...

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Did You Ever Hide Because You Are Afraid?

Did You Ever Hide Because You Are Afraid?

Jesus gives us His peace! Did you ever hide because you were afraid of something? Maybe you were hiding from a thunderstorm, or even a tornado! Or maybe you were hiding from your parents because you were in trouble! Today we celebrate the Sunday after Pascha, and that is Saint...

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Do Receive Jesus Joyfully?

Do Receive Jesus Joyfully?

Receive Him Joyfully Can you think of something you have to do, but you don’t want to do? Maybe a chore like cleaning up your room or doing homework? Sometimes chores like those seem to take forever! In today’s Gospel reading, we hear the story of Zacchaeus. You remember that...

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Being Christian Isn’t Easy

Being Christian Isn’t Easy

Has anybody ever told a lie to you? Have you ever been untruthful about something too? In today’s epistle reading, Saint Paul writes, “Do not lie to one another, seeing that you have put off the old nature and have put on the new nature.” Saint Paul knew that “Do...

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Join the conversation with Bible Answer Man

Join the conversation with Bible Answer Man

Hank Unplugged: A podcast from the Christian Research Institute. For decades, millions have enjoyed answers and insights from Hank Hanegraaff on the Bible Answer Man broadcast. Now, Hank invites some of his closest friends and brightest minds onto the Hank Unplugged podcast for free-flowing, truly engaging discussions. Listen, as you...

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We are Never Alone. You Are Part of the Christian family

We are Never Alone. You Are Part of the Christian family

Have you ever been somewhere when you didn’t know anybody there? Maybe on the first day of school, or even at a party or another activity, you looked around the room and didn’t know anybody! Sometimes we can feel so alone, even when we are with others! In the epistle...

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‘How to express the Christian point of view on acute sodio-historical problems (in the example of the work ‘Students of the Revolution’)’

‘How to express the Christian point of view on acute sodio-historical problems (in the example of the work ‘Students of the Revolution’)’

Watch Daniil Sidorov’s speech at the 2nd International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care DMOPC18 which took place from 18th-21st June 2018 at the Orthodox Academy of Crete, organized under the High Auspices of His All Holliness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew. Source: pemptousia.com     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN...

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How to Really Enjoy Helping Others

How to Really Enjoy Helping Others

Have you ever done something nice for somebody…but you didn’t want to do it? Maybe you shared a treat with a brother or sister, or played with somebody you didn’t want to play with, or helped somebody you didn’t want to help. But then, did you complain about it? When...

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