Last week, the sixteen members of this year’s Student Leadership Board flew into New York City for an intensive institute which strengthened them in leadership, spirituality, and fellowship. The SLB attended workshops on public speaking, conflict resolution, prayer life, media ministry, and engaging in loving dialogue led by various figures of the Orthodox Church, including […]
Students at County College of Morris are working to establish a new OCF chapter! Contact Spyridoula at email@example.com to get involved.
As we’ve mentioned before, the first forty days of your freshmen year of college are going to be foundational for the rest of your college experience. We’ve spent a lot of time encouraging your parents, your priest, your catechetical school teachers, and your camp counselors to help us connect you to an OCF chapter in the […]
Nowadays, you hear a lot of talk that the value of a college degree is its earning value in the job marketplace. Take, for example, this inspiring message from The College Board (you know, the people who make the SAT and AP exams): Thanks to all the knowledge, skills and experience you’ll gain in college, you’ll be […]
In the midst of everything that is going on in college, I know that many of you are probably also thinking about getting married or pursing romantic relationships. Dating can be a tough scene for us Orthodox Christians–let’s be honest: there are not that many of us, and there can be a lot of pressure from […]
From the years of my youth, many passions combat me, but you who are my Savior, assist me and save me. –from the First Antiphon of the Anavathmoi of the Fourth Mode As the hymn declares, many temptations arise in the soul in one’s youth. There is a certain awakening of passion that was unknown in childhood […]