PLANTING GRANT MISSIONS: Discovering the Church’s fullness in upstate NY

Iconostasis

LANSING, NY [OCA] - October 2014 One year ago, the new iconostasis for Holy Apostles Mission here was being unpacked from a crate and set up in Father James Worthington’s garage. “The untreated wood was quickly stained and prepared for installation in the sanctuary,” said Father James. ” This was a time when the entire congregation came ...

PLANTING GRANT MISSIONS : Challenges are a “good thing” at Shreveport’s Nativity Mission

Mission Grant

SHREVEPORT, LA [OCA] - September 2014 “Thanks be to God, things at our mission—the Nativity of the Lord in Shreveport—are moving along at a steady pace,” said an enthusiastic Priest Jason Foster recently. “Over the last six months, we have welcomed 12 new members into the Church via baptism or chrismation, and we have another 11 ...

OCMC MISSIONS OPPORTUNITY: Mission Outreach to Mexico

Orthodox Christian Mission Centre - May 2014 Consider joining an OCMC Orthodox Mission Team to Mexico in 2014. Be a visible expression of solidarity with the faithful at the Mission of San Esteban the first Martyr, outside of Mexico City. This team to Mexico has been invited to offer youth and adult catechism, and to be part of ...

MISSIONS OPPORTUNITY: Mission Outreach to Mexico

Orthodox Christian Mission Centre  Announcement - April 2014 Consider joining an OCMC Orthodox Mission Team to Mexico in 2014. Be a visible expression of solidarity with the faithful at the Mission of San Esteban the first Martyr, outside of Mexico City. This team to Mexico has been invited to offer youth and adult catechism, and to be ...

Orthodox MISSIONS OPPORTUNITY: Mission Outreach to Mexico

OCMC- April 2014 Consider joining an OCMC Orthodox Mission Team to Mexico in 2014. Be a visible expression of solidarity with the faithful at the Mission of San Esteban the first Martyr, outside of Mexico City. This team to Mexico has been invited to offer youth and adult catechism, and to be part of the life of ...

PLANTING GRANT MISSIONS: Annapolis’ Holy Archangels Mission reaches out “beyond its borders!”

Fr. Robert and Holy Archangels’ faithful on Orthodoxy Sunday.

ANNAPOLIS, MD [OCA] - April 2014 Priest Robert Miclean and the faithful of Holy Archangels Mission here have not only dedicated themselves to the establishment of a new parish community, but have extended their ministry far beyond their own “borders”—literally! “It’s hard to imagine where our mission would be without the OCA Planting Grant, but it’s easy to ...

First Annual Orthodox Monumental Missions Walk held in Washington, D.C.

23/10/13 METROPOLITAN D.C. ORTHODOX MISSION & OUTREACH COMMITTEE HOSTED FIRST ANNUAL “MONUMENTAL MISSIONS WALK” ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2013 Walk to Unite D.C. Metropolitan Orthodox Christians Raised Money for Local and International Charities On Saturday, October 19, 2013, 184 Christians from 24 Orthodox churches around the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and beyond converged on the National Mall for the ...