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Youth Work Team

to 7/27/2014 (Team Cost: $1245*)

Youth Outreach – Old Harbor

Help the Three Saints Orthodox community in Old Harbor, Alaska strengthen its youth ministry efforts.

Travel to the village of Old Harbor on Kodiak Island, Alaska and coordinate a camp program for children, teenagers and families from the surrounding areas.

This Team will work side by side with elders and adults in the community, to empower the youth to live as Orthodox Christians in these socially challenging times. The camp will incorporate lessons on the Faith, living as Orthodox in this world, a Christian understanding of social media, as well as arts and crafts, music and sports.

It has been over two hundred years since the Orthodox Christian Faith was proclaimed on the shores of Alaska, and for this reason, it is often considered America’s Holy Land. Orthodoxy has become central to many of the native Alaskan cultures. The Church faces many challenges as she continues to maintain an Orthodox witness and proclaim Christ while equipping a new generation of believers and leaders to know and live their faith.

Team members will meet in Kodiak, Alaska for orientation. The Team will plan and lead a camp, and be a witness of their faith by assisting as camp counselors. All members should be prepared to organize the camp program and share the Orthodox Faith.

Discover Alaska’s unique Orthodox heritage by participating in an OCMC youth team to Kodiak.

* Airfare not included in Team costs. Team members must travel on scheduled dates; air travel to be coordinated with OCMC; ground transportation will be provided. Team members are encouraged to raise the additional funds to cover the cost of domestic and international travel.
Team Members
Mr. Andrew StoikoSupport Mr. Andrew Stoiko
Miss Natalie G GarbarinoSupport Miss Natalie G Garbarino
Mr. George MillerSupport Mr. George Miller
Ms. Margo KelleySupport Ms. Margo Kelley
Ms. Chris MillerSupport Ms. Chris Miller
Mr. Nicholas KelleySupport Mr. Nicholas Kelley
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God of truth and love: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, Hear our prayer for those who do not know You. That they may come to a saving knowledge of the truth, and that Your Name may be praised among all peoples of the world. Sustain, inspire, and enlighten Your servants who bring them the Gospel. Bring fresh vigor to wavering faith; sustain our faith when it is still fragile. Continually renew missionary zeal in ourselves and in the Church, and raise up new missionaries who will follow You to the ends of the world. Make us witnesses to Your goodness full of love, full of strength, and full of faith for Your glory and the salvation of the entire world. Through the prayers of all the missionary saints, Have mercy on us and save us. Amen.
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