Activities and materials for Saint Thomas Sunday, Pentecost and the summer season are now available from the Department of Christian Education of the Orthodox Church in America.
Among the many resources available are
- “My Lord and My God”—A presentation for Saint Thomas Sunday, which falls on May 12 this year. Available at dce.oca.org/assets/files/resources/presentation-for-st-thomas-sunday1.pdf.
- Pentecost activities may be accessed at dce.oca.org/assets/files/resources/Pentecost-Activities.pdf.
- Outdoor summer activities are available at dce.oca.org/assets/files/resources/DCE-Summer-Activities-2012.pdf.
The Department also produces an excellent series of weekly bulletin inserts, which may be accessed at dce.oca.org/page/bulletins.
In related news, Department members have been busy with last minute plans for the July 2013 Parish Ministries Conference they will be hosting in conjunction with three other OCA ministry departments in Arlington, VA. His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon and Protopresbyter Thomas Hopko are the keynote speakers. For additional information, registration guidelines, and other resources, please visit oca.org/news/headline-news/registration-now-open-for-summer-2013-parish-ministries-conference.