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My SLB Story: Basil Dixon

Strangers from distant lands, friends of old, you have been summoned to answer to the threat of Mordor. Middle-Earth stands on the brink of destruction. None can escape it. You will unite or you will fall. The chairman of the OCF Student Advisory Board began our first meeting with those words… or something like that. […]

My OCF Story: Maria Pappas

Despite my upbringing as an Orthodox Christian, I lost touch with my faith around the time I went to high school. I still considered myself Orthodox and I was definitely proud of my heritage and the traditions of my family, but I didn’t feel a need to engage with Christ in any way, and I […]

Day of Prayer | A Student Reflection

College is tough. Between classes, clubs, sports, relationships, and missing family, it gets very stressful. Trying to actively keep the faith and pray, fast, abstain from certain activities, and go to church regularly adds to the struggle. Many times a semester I’ll find myself worn down from all of these things and needing a break. […]