HOPE-JOY

 

About HOPE Ministry

Hellenic Orthodox Primary EducationThe HOPE is the ministry to children ages 5 - 7 of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. Since HOPE is a ministry, the orientation and implementation of the program will reflect the Orthodox Christian Faith, Tradition and Life.The mission and goal of the HOPE ministry is to lead our children in to experiencing the Holy Orthodox Faith. By developing a personal relationship with our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ and becoming active sacramental members of the living church, our children will be equipped with tools necessary to assist them in their journey toward salvation. By laying a foundation of faith at this age, the young people will have something that will guide and strengthen them through life.

About JOY Ministry
Junior Orthodox YouthThe Junior Orthodox Youth, or JOY, is the ministry to children ages 8 - 12 of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. Since JOY is a ministry, the orientation and implementation of the program will reflect the Orthodox Christian Faith, Tradition and Life.The mission and goal of the JOY ministry is to lead our young people into experiencing the Holy Orthodox Faith. By developing a personal relationship with our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ and becoming active sacramental members of the living church, our young people will be equipped with tools necessary to assist them in their journey toward salvation. By laying a foundation of faith at this age, the young people will have something that will guide and strengthen them as they progress into junior high and high school.