“Be the Bee” is Coming to a City Near You!

“Be the Bee” is Coming to a City Near You!

Inspired by the Department of Youth & Young Adult Ministries of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese, the Orthodox Christian Network is proud to feature outstanding programs of “young adults coming together in faith, fellowship, and service” .   Be the Bee Retreats The Y2AM is hitting the road, bringing the experience of...

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Ionian Village Celebrates 45 Years of Youth Ministry

Ionian Village Celebrates 45 Years of Youth Ministry

Vartholomio, GREECE – On June 23, Ionian Village, the international summer camping ministry of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, began its celebratory 45th Anniversary Summer. Founded in the 1960’s through the vision of the late Archbishop Iakovos, Ionian Village first summer of camping ministry was in 1970 under the leadership...

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Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Youth Ministry Update

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Youth Ministry Update

NEW YORK — Your Ministry Updates is a series of videos that highlights the work of  the Archdiocesan Ministries and its Institutions. This project comes to you from the Department of Administration in association with Greek Orthodox Telecommunications.   The Archbishop Iakovos Leadership 100 Endowment Fund has graciously afforded this wonderful...

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Interview with His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph

Interview with His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph

On December 6, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph was enthroned by Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch as the new head of the Antiochian Orthodox Church in North America. The day before, Fr. Christopher Metropulos, the Executive Director of the Orthodox Christian Network, interviewed Metropolitan Joseph. Watch the video, which is...

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Bishop Gregory: Connect College Students to Church Before It’s Too Late

Bishop Gregory: Connect College Students to Church Before It’s Too Late

A letter from His Grace Bishop Gregory of the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese, liaison from the Assembly of Bishops of the U.S.A. to the Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF), concerning the Church’s joint ministry to our Orthodox college students: Dear Reverend Fathers: As many of you know, the loss of our...

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“Heroism and Great Things”

“Heroism and Great Things”

It’s an honor to have Mark DeVries on the show today. Mark is the founder and president of MINISTRY ARCHITECTS, a hands-on coaching service that has become the nation’s leading provider of youth ministry, children’s ministry, and small church consulting. Mark is the author of numerous books on youth ministry,...

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Evangelize Orthodoxy with Stronger Youth Groups

Evangelize Orthodoxy with Stronger Youth Groups

Teen pregnancy, pornography, moral decay, broken families, sexual abuse, drug addiction, eating disorders…these are just some of the crises facing our youth today. How is your church responding? Or, are they looking the other way? We may have the one, true faith, but we are losing our youth. I don’t...

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