OCN and Illumination Learning Host Global Webinar


On October 20, 2012, the Orthodox Christian Network (OCN) is teaming up with Illumination Learning to host a meeting of Orthodox Christians, via a virtual conference center. The speakers presenting at this webinar come from varying backgrounds, and include:

Dr. Albert Rossi, who teaches pastoral theology at Saint Vladimir's Seminary in New York, and will be presenting on "You are the Light of the World";

•Fr. Stephen Powley, the Assistant Director of the Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry, who will be presenting on "Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone: One of the keys to a purposeful Orthodox life";

•Catherine Varkas, the founder and director of the Orthodox Christian Spiritual Formation Teacher Education Center, who will be presenting on "Spiritual Formation – the Early Child: A brief discussion about the 3-6 year old child and faith based experience";

•Terrie Sauer, a teacher and director of the church school program at Christ the Savior–Holy Spirit Orthodox Church in Cincinnati, OH, speaking about "Creating Active Involvement Opportunities for Church School Students to Help Them Understand How to Live Their Orthodox Faith"; and 

•Annalisa Boyd, the author of the popular books Hear Me: a Prayerbook for Orthodox Teens and Special Agents for Christ. She will be presenting "Don't Just Stand There—Living Life on Purpose" in which she will discuss her journey through parenthood with her own children, as well as parenting over 20 children through foster care.

The webinar is available to anyone with internet access and a computer, iPad, iPhone, or Android with audio speakers. Attendees to the webinar can listen to the speakers live and follow along with the visual presentation on their screen. During and after each presentation, attendees have the opportunity to send questions via a chat box directly to the speaker. 

Sign up here for $29.99 per household. The virtual ticket includes a link that is emailed the day before the conference, with no download required. It also offers entrance to the webinar for everyone living under one roof, including spouses and children.