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She Reads Truth Journaling Bible Giveaway

I get lots of questions about the type of Bible I use and my thoughts on the various journaling Bibles available.  My favorite Bible, especially for studying, is the two…

2017 Children’s Ornament Exchange

Every Christmas for the past nine years, here on OrthodoxMom.com, I’ve hosted an ornament exchange for Orthodox kids.   Parents and children gather around their tables and create the most…

Psalter Group Assigments {Nativity 2017}

So, these should’ve been posted weeks ago, but this has been an incredibly busy season for me, the busiest I’ve had in years to be honest.  I’ve had some really…

My Journey to Bethlehem – Advent Study for Kids

Every advent season, I try to tell my children the story of the Nativity. You know, the real story with all the details. Like, Jesus wasn’t really born in a…

Psalter Group Sign-Ups {Nativity 2017}

  Tis the season for our Psalter Groups again! Yay! For those of  you not familiar with these groups, here’s a quick rundown: The Psalter is the book of Psalms…

Orthodox Advent Study

It’s that time of year again!  The Advent season begins in 11 days!  The Orthodox Advent Study is for sale again this year for $6.00. It is very simple to…

Coffee + Bible Study Group

This month we will be reading the book of Proverbs together along with the homily series Sage Counsel: Wisdom for Christian Living from the Proverbs by Fr. Josiah Trenham.  The…

Paschal Homily of St. John Chrysostom

Today, Holy and Great Saturday is such a joyous day, isn’t it?  Even though we are still in Holy Week we are all quietly anticipating the Resurrection of the Lord…

How To Get Perfect Red Pascha Eggs

We’ll be dying our eggs on Holy Thursday and in case anyone is doing for the first time or would like to know how to get perfectly dyed red eggs,…

Lenten Lunchbox Ideas

One of the most difficult things for most moms during lent is packing a lunch that our kids will actually eat.  You know, nothing too soggy, too cold, too brown,…