Lenten Family Retreat
Saturday, March 30, 2019
10 AM – 2 PM
"Repentance in the Contemporary World"
Meet our 2019 Guest Speaker!Fr. Alex Goussetis
Rev. Fr. Alexander Goussetis serves as Director of the Center for Family Care. He is a graduate of Drexel University (B.S. in Accounting), Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology (M.Div.), and Andover-Newton Theological School (D.Min. in Psychology and Pastoral Counseling). Prior to his appointment to the Center for Family Care, Fr. Alexander served more than twenty years as a parish priest, taught World Religion classes at the university level, and authored four books on Orthodox life and faith. His pastoral emphasis is making the Orthodox faith relevant for families in their everyday lives, and encouraging participation in all facets of our Holy Tradition. He hosts the podcast on Ancient Faith Radio entitled Family Matters. He is married to Presbytera Lisa, and they have three children – Julia, Nicholas, and Sophia.
10:00 Welcome, Opening Prayer
10:15 Session 1 with Fr. Alex
11:15 Coffee Break
11:30 Service Project for McKeesport Downtown Housing
12:45 Session 2 with Fr. Alex
1:45 Q&A and Closing
Want to submit your favorite recipe for our Lenten Community Cookbook?
Saints and Feasts Commemorated
Visit the Online Chapel for more daily readings, hymns, a monthly calendar of saints and feasts, and more.