This webinar provides an overview of domestic violence including its prevalence, forms of abuse, its basis in power and control, its impact on children cultural barriers to accessing mainstream services, why victims remain in abusive relationships, concepts of prayer and forgiveness, and the spiritual aloneness a victim feels who believes God has abandoned her. The webinar will end with suggested actions we can take to ensure we respond in helpful, not hurtful ways, including what to say to someone who is or we think is being abused, helping a victim increase her safety and that of her children, and how to find local domestic violence programs that can help a victim decide what she is willing and able to do.

Keys to a Thriving Marriage

In this interview-style webinar, we explore some of the basic elements of a thriving marriage, even in the midst of the “busyness” of our daily lives. More »

Practicing Silence in the Home

Why is practicing silence in the home so important for family life? Watch as we discuss this question and more. More »

Authentic Compassion: Building It in our Homes and Lives

What is compassion and what does it look like in our home and lives? Watch as these questions and more are answered in this webinar. More »

Tools for Promoting Mental Wellness in Orthodox Families

This webinar focuses on the challenges families face surrounding mental wellness and how we as a church can provide support. More »

Healthy Fasting: A Practice for All Ages

This webinar connects the physical and spiritual elements of fasting for contemporary life by appealing to what the Church has always understood—our physical fast supports godly thoughts, words, and actions. More »