Work Together to Help

Work Together to Help

 When you have a buddy with you, you might feel safer and stronger. Have you ever used the buddy system? Sure, you have! Maybe a teacher or a camp counselor sent you off with a friend to do some task. Or maybe your parents told you and a sibling to...

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God Wants Us to Help the Hungry

God Wants Us to Help the Hungry

Have you ever had a chance to help the hungry? Not just making a snack for yourself, but really helping some people who don’t have much to eat or money to buy food. Have you packed meals, or have you given money to IOCC or a local food shelf? Have...

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Be the One Who Shows Mercy

Be the One Who Shows Mercy

Have you ever wondered how many times we say, “Lord, have mercy!” in the Liturgy? We say it almost 50 times! We say it so many times because we want God to hear us. We want God to forgive us, and keep us with Him even though we don’t always...

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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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Make A Difference In Your Life

Make A Difference In Your Life

Ever feel like there is never enough time for personal growth in your faith? Have you made goals to pray more, read more, and learn more but rarely can find the time.  We at OCN want to see your grow, we want to see you go from feeling stagnant to...

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Giving Greece a Helping Hand

Giving Greece a Helping Hand

What’s going on in the Mediterranian Sea?  International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is responding to the current events in Greece and Syria.  Listen as Fr. Chris speaks with IOCC Executive Director and CEO, Constantine Triantafilou, on their present needs and effective partnerships.  Want to be part of something great?  Please visit iocc.org/GiveForGreece or...

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7 Steps:  How You Can Help in Defense of Persecuted Christians

7 Steps:  How You Can Help in Defense of Persecuted Christians

7 Steps:  How You Can Help in Defense of Persecuted Christians As Orthodox Christians, we are called to join together in defense of persecuted Christians.  The Christian Rights and Freedom Ministry of St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church in Naples Florida has outlined seven (7) steps of how you can help...

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