OCMC Lesson Plans

The OCMC produces study guides to be used for Sunday School or self study.  Please click on the links to view various lessons.

If you want more information about becoming a missionary or want to support a mission, please contact Michael Bressem.  (click on his name to send an e-mail)


Adult & High School Level

2014

Themes:

  • Introduce the theme of caring for others for the sake of Christ
  • Challenge students to consider how we can care for people spiritually by sharing the love of Christ with them
  • Explore some of the OCMC's mission efforts to care for the growing Orthodox Church in northwestern Guatemala
  • Identify ways that Orthodox missions can serve Christ by serving other people
  • Act by collecting funds throughout Lent with the Mission Coin Boxes to support the work of the Mission Center so that many more are empowered to use their spirit of peace to bring others to the faith

2013

Themes:

  • The Spirit of Peace
  • Are you a peaceful person?
  • Missionary in Moldova

2012

    Themes:

    • A House of Prayer for All Nations
    • The Mission in Mongolia

    2011

    Themes:

    • You Are the Light of the World
    • Missionary who served in Alaska, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, Romania, & Albania

    2010

    Themes:

    • “...and you shall be witnesses to Me..” (Acts 1:8)
    • The Life of St. Raphael of Brooklyn
    • The Life of St. Cosmas of Aitolia
    • The Life of St. Nina, Enlightener of Georgia

    2009

    Themes:

    • “I have set you as a light...” (Acts 13:47-51)
    • Meet Fr. Mokios – India

     

    Middle School

    2014

    Themes:

    • Introduce the theme of caring for others for the sake of Christ
    • Challenge students to consider how we can care for people spiritually by sharing the love of Christ with them
    • Explore some of the OCMC's mission efforts to care for the growing Orthodox Church in northwestern Guatemala
    • Identify ways that Orthodox missions can serve Christ by serving other people
    • Act by collecting funds throughout Lent with the Mission Coin Boxes to support the work of the Mission Center so that many more are empowered to use their spirit of peace to bring others to the faith

    2013

    Themes:

    • The Spirit of Peace
    • Are you a peaceful person?
    • Missionary in Moldova

    2012

    Themes:

    • A House of Prayer for All Nations
    • The Mission in Mongolia

    2011

    Themes:

    • A House of Prayer for All Nations
    • The Mission in Mongolia

    2010

    Themes:

    • “...and you shall be witnesses to Me..” (Acts 1:8)
    • The Life of St. Raphael of Brooklyn
    • The Life of St. Cosmas of Aitolia
    • The Life of St. Nina, Enlightener of Georgia

    2009

    Themes:

    • “I have set you as a light...” (Acts 13:47-51)
    • Meet Fr. Mokios – India

    Elementary School

    2014

    Themes:

    • Introduce the theme of caring for others for the sake of Christ
    • Challenge students to consider how we can care for people spiritually by sharing the love of Christ with them
    • Explore some of the OCMC's mission efforts to care for the growing Orthodox Church in northwestern Guatemala
    • Identify ways that Orthodox missions can serve Christ by serving other people
    • Act by collecting funds throughout Lent with the Mission Coin Boxes to support the work of the Mission Center so that many more are empowered to use their spirit of peace to bring others to the faith

    2013

    Themes:

    • The Spirit of Peace
    • Are you a peaceful person?
    • Missionary in Moldova

    2012

    Themes:

    • A House of Prayer for All Nations
    • The Mission in Mongolia

    2011

    Themes:

    • A House of Prayer for All Nations
    • The Mission in Mongolia

    2010

    Themes:

    • “...and you shall be witnesses to Me..” (Acts 1:8)
    • The Life of St. Raphael of Brooklyn
    • The Life of St. Cosmas of Aitolia
    • The Life of St. Nina, Enlightener of Georgia

    2009

    Themes:

    • “I have set you as a light...” (Acts 13:47-51)
    • Meet Fr. Mokios – India

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