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Guest Blogger: Loving to Fast, and Fasting to Love

In commemoration of the beginning of the Great Fast, we are pleased to share an article originating from OCN written by the Metropolis’ own Father Micah Hirschy (Holy Trinity-Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Birmingham, AL), which demonstrates the misconceptions and the proper perspective regarding the spiritual preparation that is[…} Read more….

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Daily Devotionals from Father Barnabas Powell

FLM is pleased to spotlight the work of one of our clergy, Fr. Barnabas Powell (of Saints Raphael, Nicholas and Irene in Cumming, GA). His website lifeencouraged.org features daily devotional blogs. Today he discusses money and giving to the church; a subject that, while seemingly controversial, really demonstrates the health of our spiritual[…} Read more….

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Giving God’s Love: An Interview with Zachariah and Sophia Swanson of Project Mexico and Saint Innocent Orphanage

In honor of  Valentine’s Day, we are offering a series about those who return God’s Love to the community and the world through ministry and acts of service. Today’s interview is with Zachariah and Sophia Swanson, graduates of Hellenic College-Holy Cross, who work as coordinators with Project Mexico and  St.[…} Read more….

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Giving God’s Love: An Interview with Deacon Stephanos and Diakonissa Alexandria Ritsi of Orthodox Christian Mission Center

In honor of  Valentine’s Day, we are offering a series about those who return God’s Love to the community and the world through ministry and acts of service. Dn. Stephanos and Dkn. Alexandria Ritsi arrived in Albania as long-term missionaries with Orthodox Christian Mission Center in April of 2013. Tell us[…} Read more….