Childlike vs. Childish

What is it about children that Jesus wants us to emulate?
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Adult Education in Practice: The Case of Emerging Adults

Let’s consider a concrete example of what’s been written so far about adult education. To summarize, the earlier posts discussed that there are different ways of organizing content in adult...
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Is Ministry Preparing Kids for Life in the Church?

Why do so many kids who are active in youth ministry grow up and disconnect from the Church?
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Meeting the Needs of Adult Learners

Meeting the Needs of Adult Learners: One Size Does Not Fit All In my previous post, I discussed three different ways to develop an adult education program in a parish. They were Learning the...
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What is Love?

“I love your new SUV!” “I love this restaurant!” “I love that movie’s soundtrack.” Countless times, I have expressed these types of sentiments. Perhaps in my eagerness to describe a sincere ...
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Water We Doing!?

Locally and internationally, debates regarding best practices to save the world’s diminishing clean water supply swell between two main camps: those who support the human right to water and those who promote privatization. Realizing the complexity of the issue, this blog intends only to provide a very boiled-down overview of each position as well as resources on the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese’s work on the topic.
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What is Adult Education?

With Great Lent approaching, many parishes will offer a Lenten lecture series or other educational programs for the faithful. These are often held after Pre-sanctified Liturgy on Wednesday night...
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Faith and Football

Photo credit: St. Paul Pioneer Press   At the center of my Sundays since the mid-90s has been the act of praising and thanking God (for almost fifteen years now, in Eastern...
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Who Brought You to Christ?

Growing up I was blessed to have many mentors and guides in the Faith...
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Moving Past Regret

Our regrets keep us bound to the past. How do we let go and move past regret?
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An Orthodox Voice on Sexual Assault

Orthodox Christians are called to walk alongside survivors of sexual assault. Here are a few things we can do today to work against this great societal ill.
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Interfaith Dialogue: A Call to Respond to Millions on the Move

On November 8 th , the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America (the Assembly) and the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches (SCOOCH) held the Tenth...
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Lessons Learned from a Service Retreat

Here are three lessons a group of young adults in Virginia learned after their recent service retreat.
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Being a Compassionate Presence

How can Orthodox Christians better be a compassionate presence in this world of confusion, fear, and anger?
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A New Way to Learn the Bible

Y2AM is happy to announce a new tool to help you better understand the Bible and connect with Christ.
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“Hagia Sophia: Turkey’s Neo-Ottoman Icon”

Until the recent rise of Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Justice and Development Party (AKP) to political prominence, Turkey’s secular Kemalist order had for decades remained largely...
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“Hagia Sophia: Turkey’s Ottoman Icon”

It is no small irony that across the globe the edifice and image most widely associated with Turkey, Istanbul, and even perhaps Islam, is a sixth-century Orthodox Christian church—the...
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In Praise of Sunday Church School

Sunday school is perhaps the single largest program in the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. On a national level, assuming 550 parishes with an average of 30 students per Sunday school...
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Questions, Questions, Questions

“After three days they found him in the temple, sitting among the teachers, listening to them and asking them questions; and all who heard him were amazed at his understanding and his answers.”...
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Holding on to God in Hard Times

Experiencing hard times, especially natural disasters, can challenge our faith as we struggle to hold on to God.
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Balancing Our Inner Mary and Martha

Mary and Martha often personify the roles of prayer and action. How do we balance these in our own lives?
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3 Things "Game of Thrones" Gets Right

"Pop Culture Coffee Hour" is back with a new episode on "Game of Thrones."
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The Ecumenical Way

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese hosts annual Ecumenical Officers' Retreat.
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Fr. Alexander Goussetis
Αναρτήσεις: 2
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 12/4/2018
Rev. Dr. Tony Vrame
Αναρτήσεις: 27
Αστέρια: 1
Ημερομηνία: 16/3/2018
Steven Christoforou
Αναρτήσεις: 28
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 11/3/2018
George Tsongranis
Αναρτήσεις: 1
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 13/2/2018
Nicholas Anton
Αναρτήσεις: 6
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 31/1/2018
Will Thomas Cohen
Αναρτήσεις: 5
Αστέρια: 2
Ημερομηνία: 18/1/2018
Sam Williams
Αναρτήσεις: 68
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 20/12/2017
Elaina Karayannis
Αναρτήσεις: 1
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 21/11/2017
Dr. Alexandros K. Kyrou
Αναρτήσεις: 25
Αστέρια: 10
Ημερομηνία: 3/10/2017
Christian Gonzalez
Αναρτήσεις: 75
Αστέρια: 8
Ημερομηνία: 20/9/2017
Andrew Calivas
Αναρτήσεις: 3
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 22/8/2017
Anthony Constantine Balouris
Αναρτήσεις: 9
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 28/6/2017
Maria Pappas
Αναρτήσεις: 25
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 12/5/2017
Andrew Romanov
Αναρτήσεις: 8
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 27/4/2017
Constantine Sirigos
Αναρτήσεις: 9
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 3/12/2016
Rev. Dr. Nicolas Kazarian
Αναρτήσεις: 1
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 2/12/2016
Family Care
Αναρτήσεις: 7
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 20/10/2016
John Chryssavgis
Αναρτήσεις: 1
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 28/9/2016
Melissa Tsongranis
Αναρτήσεις: 1
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 15/5/2016
Stavroula Savelidis
Αναρτήσεις: 1
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 13/5/2016
Fr. Nathanael Symeonides
Αναρτήσεις: 14
Αστέρια: 1
Ημερομηνία: 15/4/2016
Jamil Samara
Αναρτήσεις: 12
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 23/3/2016
Charissa Giannopoulos
Αναρτήσεις: 32
Αστέρια: 2
Ημερομηνία: 22/2/2016
Theodore Pritsis
Αναρτήσεις: 1
Αστέρια: 0
Ημερομηνία: 15/10/2015
George E. Demacopoulos
Αναρτήσεις: 4
Αστέρια: 10
Ημερομηνία: 24/6/2015