Come Receive the Light
National Orthodox Christian Radio Program

Monthly Broadcast Schedule

Month of July 2006

07/01/06 Topic: Conversion in Interfaith Marriage

Guests: Fr. Charles Joanides

We welcome back Fr. Charles Joanides, Director of the Interfaith Marriage department for the Greek Archdiocese, as he will discuss the many issues that arise with Interfaith Marriages and how those involved can handle and overcome these issues so that all parties involved will be happy. Fr. Charles will focus his discussion on conversion. Be sure to tune in to what is to be a very educational program.

07/08/06 Topic: The Difference between Fasting and Dieting

Guests: Fr. Patrick Irish

The focus on food brings an important issue to the forefront for many in America today as dieting has reached an all time high and people have become obsessed with the consumption of food. Fr. Patrick Irish candidly speaks with Fr. Chris and Emmy about the inner and outward struggles he has battled. At the age of 10 he was 200 lbs. by 33 he was 300 lbs and by the time he reached his 40’s he was over the 400lb. mark. Join us to learn more about the hard decisions Fr. Patrick had to make about his weight and how he lost it, the continuing struggles he faces daily and how Christ’s Everlasting Grace must be at the center of each and every struggle.

07/15/06 Topic: What Role Does the Orthodox Church Play in the Media

Guests: Rev. Deacon George Taweel

Does the Orthodox Christian Faith have a voice in contemporary America? Is it using media to its fullest potential? Rev. Deacon George Taweel, founder of TLC Entertainment joins Fr. Chris and Emmy as he speaks about the strengths and potential of media use, and how it can help translate the faith into a language the common people can understand. This is surely to be an informative program of how we can actually use media to share with the world the faith and teachings of the Orthodox Christian Church.

07/22/06 Topic: Raising Children to be Believers

Guests: Fr. Peter Gillquist

In this day of media saturation, parents compete for their children’s attention against multi million dollars ad campaigns and programs. One of the greatest struggles we face in the world today is preserving our children in the Orthodox Faith. Join Fr. Chris and Emmy when they speak to Fr. Peter Gillquist, who will share his five steps to build a family in Christ.

07/29/06 Topic: One Flew Over the Onion Dome

Guests: Fr. Joseph Huneycutt

Orthodox by choice, southern by the grace of God. Fr. Chris and Emmy welcome Fr. Joseph Huneycutt, a Southern Baptist who has converted to Orthodoxy. Fr. Joseph shares his journey and walk of faith to Orthodox Christianity living within the Southern Bible belt. Be sure to tune in this week for a very eye-opening experience as we learn what Orthodox Christianity has to offer the Christian American landscape; understanding the differences and challenges of being Orthodox living within the Southern Bible belt region.
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