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Securing the Lives of our Children

Consider the following reflection offered by St. Nicholai Velimirovic:

In our day, you usually hear these words from parents: “We want to secure the life of our child.” That is why they work very hard to amass wealth–often unjustly–to educate their child in the calling that brings the greatest physical security and material benefit. 257 more words

The Orthodox Christian Family

Art Projects for Sunday Church School: Using Watercolor Paints

This series of blogs about including art in the Sunday Church School will offer a variety of art techniques and ideas. Each week will focus on one medium, offering a tutorial for one project (which can be used at multiple age levels), as well as several other suggested ways to incorporate the medium in other projects. 773 more words

Educational Resource

Four Magic Words That Should Begin Each and Every Classroom Correction

Four.  That’s right.  Four.  My first year of teaching was a pretty miserable experience.  My second and third year of teaching were amazing, but I was still young and had much to learn.   669 more words


What do you do?

What do you do?  I have been asked that question at least 5 times over the past week.  To be honest, I always cringe a bit when I hear it.  568 more words

Christian Living

The Gospel of Luke 19:1-10: The Sunday of Zacchaeus

In 2015, Sunday, January 25, marks the fifth Sunday before Great Lent and the Orthodox Church designates the Gospel reading for the day to be about Zacchaeus the tax collector (Luke 19:1-10). 506 more words


Join Us for a Training this Spring!

We travel quite extensively throughout the school year to train educators, pastors, church leaders, and volunteers to welcome children and adults at all levels of ability into their congregations. 538 more words