Daily Devotion: Finding Strength

Daily Devotion: Finding Strength

I know how to be abased, and I know how to abound. Everywhere and in all things I have learned both to be full and to be hungry, both to about and to suffer need. Philippians 4:12 Good morning Prayer Team! No life is perfect. No life is without its...

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Daily Devotion: Be Content

Daily Devotion: Be Content

Not that I speak in regard to need, for I have learned in whatever state I am, to be content. Philippians 4:11 Good morning Prayer Team! How often do we use the word “content” to describe ourselves? Probably not often. “Content” seems like another word for failing, if one holds...

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Daily Devotion: Being a Nurturer

Daily Devotion: Being a Nurturer

But I rejoiced in the Lord greatly that now at last your care for me has flourished again; though you surely did care, but you lacked the opportunity. Philippians 4:10 Good morning Prayer Team! Occasionally, I use this venue to ask for prayer requests. This morning, I am writing to...

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Daily Devotion: The Truth Shall Set You Free

Daily Devotion: The Truth Shall Set You Free

Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, Whatever things are noble, Whatever things are just, Whatever things are pure, Whatever things are lovely, Whatever things are of good report, If there is any virtue and if there is anything praiseworthy- Meditate on these things. Philippians 4:8 Good morning Prayer Team! I...

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Daily Devotion: The Virgin Mary as a Role Model

Daily Devotion: The Virgin Mary as a Role Model

And Mary said, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord; let it be to me according to your word.” Luke 1:38 Good morning Prayer Team! As we prepare to celebrate the Feast of the Dormition of the Virgin Mary on August 15, this week’s series of devotions are dedicated...

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Think and Pray, Every Day

Think and Pray, Every Day

Welcome to “The Prayer Team,” a new ministry at OCN provided by our good friend Fr. Stavros Akrotirianakis! Many of you have asked us for a daily devotion, and Fr. Stavros has kindly answered the call! Fr. Stavros is the Parish Priest at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church...

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