Training Webinars

Join us for each of these one-hour webinars to learn how you can get involved as a priest, deacon, or lay person in the ministry of OCF.

Getting Started on Campus

11/6/2017 @ 7 PM Eastern
Are you new to campus ministry? Would you like to reach out to the students in your community? Whether you are a clergyman, a lay leader in your parish, a professor, or a concerned parent, join OCF for this one-hour session on how to get started on campus. Learn what you can expect from campus activities offices, ways to find Orthodox students, and the basics of what makes an OCF chapter successful and sustainable.

Featuring Nicole Petrow, SLB Chairman & Fr. Michael Nasser, former OCF National Chaplain

Building Your Campus Ministry

12/4/2017 @ 7 PM Eastern
Does your campus ministry feel stagnant? Do you struggle to maintain a presence from year to year? Do you simply feel like there is more you could be doing? Join OCF for this one-hour session on what you can do as a spiritual, lay, or faculty advisor to take your OCF chapter to the next level. Learn what other chapters are doing, and how you can bring spiritual depth and vibrancy to your campus ministry efforts.

Featuring Fr. Anthony Salzman, OCF Southeast Spiritual Advisor

Mentoring Strong Orthodox Leaders

1/8/2018 @ 7 PM Eastern
Do you wish your OCF leaders were stronger? More consistent from year-to-year? More inclined to collaboration? Better communicators? Deeper thinkers? Join OCF for this one-hour session on cultivating young leaders in your OCF chapter. Explore the importance of mentorship in the lives of young people in the Church, and discover how to prepare your OCFers to be leaders in our Church and the world today.

Featuring Ann Bezzerides & Dn. Michael Tishel, Offfice of Vocation & Ministry

Engaging Disconnected Students

2/5/2018 @ 7 PM Eastern
Are you noticing students who were part of your parish as teens lose interest in their faith in college? Do you hear concerns from parents and priests that students are losing their way? Are you unsure of how to reach these young people? Join OCF for this one-hour session on how to engage students who arrive on campus under-prepared for the challenges that await them. Learn how to address disinterest, doubt, and disengagement among this generation of college students with Christ’s love and fidelity to His truth.

Featuring Fr. Apostolos Hill, OCF Southwest Spiritual Advisor