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Orthodox Priest Requesting Additional NT!
14Nov Orthodox Priest Requesting Additional NT!
Orthodox Priest Requesting Additional NT!

Orthodox Priest Requesting Additional NT!

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Just recently we answered a priest’s urgent request for more Greek New Testaments by sending 150 Bibles to his parish in Edessa. He desires to give one of these New Testaments to each and every patient and staff member in the local hospital! During Operation Joshua, he went around and picked up some discarded bibles while on vacation […]

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Men’s Discipleship Trip
24Oct Men’s Discipleship Trip
Men’s Discipleship Trip

Men’s Discipleship Trip

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Six guys from Hellenic Ministries enjoyed a men’s weekend aboard the ministry schooner Morning Star on 17-18 October 2014. We stepped onboard on the Friday evening and motored across a choppy sea to Limni, on the island of Evia, carefully avoiding the many small fishing boats and buoys. That night we enjoyed a traditional Greek […]

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Hearts Awakened by the Light of the Gospel
20Oct Hearts Awakened by the Light of the Gospel
Hearts Awakened by the Light of the Gospel

Hearts Awakened by the Light of the Gospel

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As of fall 2014, nearly 680,000 Greek homes have received the written Gospel! The impact of reaching more than 100,000 of these with the Gospel this past summer is continuing to be seen here in Greece. We recently received a call from a barber in Kalamaria who wanted to thank us for sending him additional New Testaments. He told […]

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Bayside Community Church
17Oct Bayside Community Church
Bayside Community Church

Bayside Community Church

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Morning Star set sail for the Greek island of Evia in early October with a fantastic short-term missions team from Bayside Community Church from Florida, USA. The purpose of the trip was two-fold: to pray that the Gospel will take root in the Greek isles and to encourage the growing and vibrant evangelical church in […]

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Our Swedish Friends Visiting
30Sep Our Swedish Friends Visiting
Our Swedish Friends Visiting

Our Swedish Friends Visiting

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From September 22-27, 2014 – Broad Reach maritime was so blessed to host for another year the Shalom Ministry based in Oskarshamn, Sweden. Shalom started as a boat ministry reaching the east coast of Sweden. More than 25 years later they have expanded beyond just a boat ministry reaching the needs of Sweden and reaching […]

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Another Hope Center Baby Born!
29Sep Another Hope Center Baby Born!
Another Hope Center Baby Born!

Another Hope Center Baby Born!

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We are so pleased to announce the birth of another Hope Center baby. A beautiful, healthy baby girl was born on September 3rd. We can’t even express to you the exhilaration it is to celebrate the victory of each new life that is born through this ministry! The journey is often very rocky, with so […]

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House Parents
15Mar House Parents
House Parents

House Parents

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This month we are celebrating the installation of houseparents to The Hope Center Maternity Home. Finally, after much paperwork and medical certifications, a lovely couple and their 4-year-old daughter have moved in. We are thrilled at God’s leading and provision for us in this area. Our houseparents come with a mature marriage, parenting skills, love […]

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One Afghan Woman’s Journey
10Jan One Afghan Woman’s Journey
One Afghan Woman’s Journey

One Afghan Woman’s Journey

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Image compliment of good.is The following is about one Afghan woman’s journey written by a friend who served a short time in Athens… There were 65 of us crammed in a relatively small boat. We were headed to Italy from Turkey with our smugglers. A storm approached with high winds and rain, which then descended on us […]

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ΕΓΚΑΙΝΙΑ – INAUGURATION
20Dec ΕΓΚΑΙΝΙΑ – INAUGURATION
ΕΓΚΑΙΝΙΑ – INAUGURATION

ΕΓΚΑΙΝΙΑ – INAUGURATION

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Following the birth of our first Hope Center baby, The Hope Center Ministries hosted an official inauguration and dedication of the maternity home in early December 2013. Local pastors, those involved with the original design and construction of the building as well as other like-minded members of the Greek community joined us in celebrating the […]

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ΜΩΡΟ – BABY
7Nov ΜΩΡΟ – BABY
ΜΩΡΟ – BABY

ΜΩΡΟ – BABY

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We are so happy to announce that a healthy baby boy was born to C, the first pregnant girl to live at THC on Nov 4th. Our hearts are so full of thankfulness to God for this new life and for the joy on his parents’ faces as they met their son and shared this […]

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Social Medical Center kick-off
4Nov Social Medical Center kick-off
Social Medical Center kick-off

Social Medical Center kick-off

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October marked a kick-off for the Social Medical Center with all of our fall programs in full swing. Clinic is up and running, English classes are ongoing, and our laundry & clothing distribution services are buzzing. As we transition from the summer months into a cooler season we seek to further develop in order to […]

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A journey through Afghanistan
29Oct A journey through Afghanistan
A journey through Afghanistan

A journey through Afghanistan

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Matt Gulley and I recently returned from a visit to Afghanistan where we visited the cities of Kabul and Herat. What a privilege this trip was! We learned so much about the Afghan land, people, and culture. We were exposed to the reality of seeing many places lying in ruin but also seeing life happening […]

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Woman in Australia
23Oct Woman in Australia
Woman in Australia

Woman in Australia

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Earlier this year while Johnathan was visiting Australia he had the joy of receiving a great encouragement when meeting with a small group of believers. There a Greek woman who lived in Australia asked to share a part of her story with him. During the summer of 2011, she found herself in what she called […]

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Atheninan church plant on-board
21Oct Atheninan church plant on-board
Atheninan church plant on-board

Atheninan church plant on-board

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This past weekend the Morning Star set sail with 12 people from a church plant from a rough part of Athens. This team came with the hope of spending quality time together. The Morning Star provides an ideal atmosphere for people to relax, bond and see the goodness and beauty of God. The Morning Star […]

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God takes care of the needy
15Oct God takes care of the needy
God takes care of the needy

God takes care of the needy

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She could barely hold a pencil correctly. She had never drawn a circle before. She struggled with making a line come down at an angle as in an ‘A’ and V’. I held my hand on hers as she drew an ‘O’ so she could feel how the letter is formed, the basis for many […]

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ΠΡΟΚΛΗΣΕΙΣ – CHALLENGES
10Oct ΠΡΟΚΛΗΣΕΙΣ – CHALLENGES
ΠΡΟΚΛΗΣΕΙΣ – CHALLENGES

ΠΡΟΚΛΗΣΕΙΣ – CHALLENGES

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Life starts and is formed through time spent waiting, developing, and watching. That is where we are, watching and waiting for life to come to life. We have about 6 weeks to go as our first girl at The Hope Center (THC) gets ready to give birth. This month has been one of many challenges […]

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ΔΙΑΣΥΝΔΕΣΕΙΣ – CONNECTIONS
1Oct ΔΙΑΣΥΝΔΕΣΕΙΣ – CONNECTIONS
ΔΙΑΣΥΝΔΕΣΕΙΣ – CONNECTIONS

ΔΙΑΣΥΝΔΕΣΕΙΣ – CONNECTIONS

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This month has been amazing as we have watched God provide for us and for the pregnant girl living with us at The Hope Center in so many ways!  We are often overwhelmed, but are seeing Him so faithful in supplying all we need at just the right time. This update would be way too […]

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Greece: The Inside Story
6Mar Greece: The Inside Story
Greece: The Inside Story

Greece: The Inside Story

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Listen to HM President, Johnathan Macris, describe the times in Greece. Click on the link below. Moody Radio, Chris Fabry Live Program, February 16, 2012. http://www.moodyradio.org/radioplayer.aspx?episode=83248&hour=2

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Immigrant Aid in Patra
22Feb Immigrant Aid in Patra
Immigrant Aid in Patra

Immigrant Aid in Patra

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Last Saturday, members of our team, a suburban Greek youth group, a local Greek church, a French team and a visiting American youth group join forces to deliver encouragement, support and emergency aid to hundreds of refugees living in horrific conditions in Patra, Greece. The team of 50 descended off the bus, and set up […]

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Great opportunities for the Gospel in Greece
14Feb Great opportunities for the Gospel in Greece
Great opportunities for the Gospel in Greece

Great opportunities for the Gospel in Greece

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Most of you have seen or heard about the situation in Greece these past weeks and months. This past weekend was terrible as a small number of anarchist set banks on fire, burned buildings and raided shops. The greater population demonstrated against the government in a quiet manner. The economic situation here is bleak to […]

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Looking for an adventure this summer?
8Feb Looking for an adventure this summer?
Looking for an adventure this summer?

Looking for an adventure this summer?

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Come join us for Operation Joshua 5, July 17-25th, 2012. Operation Joshua www.operationjoshua.net Operation Joshua is Hellenic Ministries effort to facilitate a Bible distribution program throughout the entire nation of Greece

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South African Vision Tour
11Nov South African Vision Tour
South African Vision Tour

South African Vision Tour

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A group of 11 pastors and Christian leaders from South Africa spent the first week in November on a Vision Tour of the HM work in Greece. Apart from the obligatory visit to tourist sites such as the Acropolis, Museums, Meteora, Philipi, Thessalonikki, Corinth etc., we also got to see aspects of the ministry of […]

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Life International Visit October 2011
19Oct Life International Visit October 2011
Life International Visit October 2011

Life International Visit October 2011

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This past week the Hope Center team had the privilege of hosting Fran & Anne from Life International, an organization that mentors and equips ministries worldwide to uphold the sanctity of human life. These two women are a wealth of knowledge and resources, and we spent the week gleaning from all their expertise about the […]

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Pre-Operation Joshua madness!
19Jul Pre-Operation Joshua madness!
Pre-Operation Joshua madness!

Pre-Operation Joshua madness!

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Operation Joshua 4 starts in 2 (TWO) days! Almost 100 participants + 130,000 bibles= Bible packing frenzy!Despite the rising temperatures over 60,000 bibles have already been packed and are ready to go! See pictures below for a taste of what is happening.

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Witnessing during the Carnival
8Mar Witnessing during the Carnival
Witnessing during the Carnival

Witnessing during the Carnival

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And do not get drunk with wine, for that is debauchery, but be filled with the Spirit. Eph 5:18 From the 4th to the 6th of March 2011, I visited the city of Patra, where they biggest celebration of the Carnival in Greece took place. Greece’s Carnival season known as “Apokries” is a period of […]

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Evangelistic Program Airs on Greek TV!
1Mar Evangelistic Program Airs on Greek TV!
Evangelistic Program Airs on Greek TV!

Evangelistic Program Airs on Greek TV!

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Praise to the Lord. For the first time on Sunday, February 27, 2011, Hellenic Ministries, in cooperation with Vasillis Zetas from Toronto Canada, sponsored the airing of an evangelistic program in the Greek language on national TV here in Greece. The program will be broadcast every Sunday from 13:15 till 14:15. The program called “Zontas […]

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Teen Worship -Taking It to the Streets!
22Feb Teen Worship -Taking It to the Streets!
Teen Worship -Taking It to the Streets!

Teen Worship -Taking It to the Streets!

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Go into all the world and peach the good news to all creation. Mark 16:15 Last week we had a different kind of Teen Worship. Instead of worshipping God upstairs at Evripidou Hall, we took our music to the streets and headed to the main square in Athens. Imagine 52 youth walking with guitars, singing […]

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Nashville Rocks Athens-Year 2!
22Feb Nashville Rocks Athens-Year 2!
Nashville Rocks Athens-Year 2!

Nashville Rocks Athens-Year 2!

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Make a joyful noise to the LORD, all the earth; break forth into joyous song and sing praises! Ps. 98:4 For the second year in a row, Christian musicians from Fellowship Bible Church, Nashville, TN came to Greece to encourage and inspire the Greek youth. The emphasis of this year’s worship conference was on equipping […]

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Christmas Boat in Halkida!
23Dec Christmas Boat in Halkida!
Christmas Boat in Halkida!

Christmas Boat in Halkida!

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For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Is 9:6. The House of Worship Team, The Morning Star Team, members of the two local churches as well as […]

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Christmas Love Meals
22Dec Christmas Love Meals
Christmas Love Meals

Christmas Love Meals

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Remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’ Acts 20:35 What a special time to share the love of Christ at our Christmas Love Meals. This past weekend we served over 700 people as we hosted three different meals for the refugees and the homeless. The […]

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Construction begins at the Hope Center!
23Nov Construction begins at the Hope Center!
Construction begins at the Hope Center!

Construction begins at the Hope Center!

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May your unfailing love rest upon us, O LORD, even as we put our hope in You. Psalm 33:22 Finally, after a 2.5+ year process, the building is legally in our name and construction work has begun on The Hope Center. The architectural drawings have been completed and clean up has started!

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South African Pastors Visit!
8Nov South African Pastors Visit!
South African Pastors Visit!

South African Pastors Visit!

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Your love has given me great joy and encouragement, because you, brother, have refreshed the hearts of the Lord’s people. Philemon 1:7 Six pastors from South Africa spent the past week in Greece viewing theBiblical sites, interacting with local Greek pastors and experiencing thevarious aspects of the work. They were staggered by the need and […]

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Athens Marathon October 31, 2010
1Nov Athens Marathon October 31, 2010
Athens Marathon October 31, 2010

Athens Marathon October 31, 2010

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Yesterday nearly 13,000 people ran past our house 4 blocks away on Marathon Blvd. It was the commemorative Athens Classic Marathon that marked 2,500 years since the battle of Marathon and that traced the course run by the fabled Greek soldier who ran to Athens to bring the news of the victory. History records the […]

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Teen Worship Begins!
25Oct Teen Worship Begins!
Teen Worship Begins!

Teen Worship Begins!

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Last night we as teenagers had our first Teen Worship event of the year. A group of 10 teens organized the program and led the worship! We were surprised at the turn out of kids that came as we had up to 50! It was a time to grow as a team since there are […]

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The Lord is my Shepherd
18Oct The Lord is my Shepherd
The Lord is my Shepherd

The Lord is my Shepherd

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The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not be in want. Ps 23:1 It was yet another Sunday evening where people of all ages gathered together to worship God once again. Upon entering the room, you could feel the difference of atmosphere that was in contrast to that of the world outside those walls. Being […]

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Operation Joshua 2.5!
15Oct Operation Joshua 2.5!
Operation Joshua 2.5!

Operation Joshua 2.5!

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During OJ2, in the summer of 2009, some 50 villages in the Peloponnese were left un-reached due to lack of time and resources. We’ve been planning to finish these villages for some time now and last Saturday we finally got the chance. Joining our staff we had some friends of the mission along with a […]

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The journey of a refugee
6Oct The journey of a refugee
The journey of a refugee

The journey of a refugee

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What does the Lord require of you but to act justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God. Micah 6:8 I met Reza last week at our Love Meals ministry, where we provide showers and laundry and food for people in need, especially refugees. Reza and I were both sitting down […]

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4Oct The Blessing of A Multicultural Staff

The Blessing of A Multicultural Staff

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“Having gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, let us use them: if prophecy, in proportion to our faith, if service, in our serving; the one who teaches, in his teaching…” Romans 12:6-7 John is an HM missionary who lives in Egypt and who does evangelism and teaching there. While he was […]

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3Oct House of Worship

House of Worship

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The first Worship Event of the Fall 2010 season began today! We gathered on the top floor of our hall in downtown Athens and worshiped the Lord and shared in fellowship. It was a very multi-cultural expression of praise to the Lord led first by a group from Sweden and then later by a Greek […]

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Mini Missions School 2010
27Sep Mini Missions School 2010
Mini Missions School 2010

Mini Missions School 2010

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Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And […]

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13Sep Operation Joshua 3 Recap

Operation Joshua 3 Recap

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60,000 New Testaments delivered in the Peleponese, in 6 days with over 200 participants! Come join us for Operation Joshua 4, Summer of 2011.For more info see www.operationjoshua.net Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.Psalm 119:105

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15Mar Spiritual Fruit in the North!

Spiritual Fruit in the North!

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And the Lord added to their number daily those who were being saved. Acts 2:42-47 Exciting things are happening in the small church pastored by one of our Greek nationals, Haris Gantes, in a small church in Northern Greece. 8 new believers have been baptized within the last six months! While this new growth spurt […]

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15Mar God’s Heart for Missions and the Islands!

God’s Heart for Missions and the Islands!

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How, then, can they call on the one they have not believed in? And how can they believe in the one of whom they have not heard? And how can they hear without someone preaching to them? Rom 10:14One of our missionaries just recently returned from a trip to Larissa and the islands of Alonissos […]

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9Mar Praising the Lord for His Protection!

Praising the Lord for His Protection!

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Psalm 5:11
But let all who take refuge in you be glad; let them ever sing for joy. Spread your protection over them, that those who love your name may rejoice in you. We are rejoicing in the Lord for His continued protection over us as we minister to hundreds of refugees each week at Evripidou […]

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2Mar The Beautiful Feet of the Gospel

The Beautiful Feet of the Gospel

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As it is written, “How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!” Romans 10:15 Over the past weekend I had the privilege of traveling to northern Greece to visit two of our national workers. As I drove from home to home visiting people with one of them, I began to notice a […]

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21Feb Wheaton Bible Church GO Team!

Wheaton Bible Church GO Team!

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What an incredible privilege it was to host a construction team of 8 men from Wheaton Bible Church this last week. From the beginning to the end of the trip, we were incredibly blessed by their visit. With their help, we were able to begin a remodeling project that HM has been dreaming of for […]

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3Feb The Call to Missions? The Call to Haiti?

The Call to Missions? The Call to Haiti?

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But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth (Acts 1:8) The focus of our most recent House of Worship was the devastation caused by the horrendous earthquake that occurred in […]

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31Dec Christmas Love Meals 2009

Christmas Love Meals 2009

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Christmas is a special time of year for us at HM. The whole team joins together to prepare an unforgettable day for the refugees and the homeless of Athens and this year was no exception. Preparations began weeks before as we contemplated what gifts would best suit our guests; sleeping bags, coats, blankets, and food […]

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28Nov Refresh – 2nd Annual Conference for Pastors and Christian Workers

Refresh – 2nd Annual Conference for Pastors and Christian Workers

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This past weekend pastors from many churches and denominations came together for a time of refreshment and fellowship at a conference hosted by HM. Our desire was to bless pastors and Christian workers and their spouses as an expression of our appreciation and gratitude for their hard work in the Lord’s harvest. We were challenged […]

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19Nov Morning Star News

Morning Star News

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Mightier than the thunder of the great waters, mightier than the breakers of the sea-the Lord on high is mighty. Ps 93:4Hellenic Ministries’ sailboat, the Morning Star, has had a busy fall. Almost every weekend, different groups have been out on it; some for spiritual retreats, some for training exercises. Regardless of the occasion, God […]

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14Nov Nashville Rocks Athens! October 2009

Nashville Rocks Athens! October 2009

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What an incredible privilege it was for the music team and the key leaders of the House of Worship to spend a weekend conference with seven musicians from Fellowship Bible Church in Nashville, Tennessee. Our team was so blessed as these men shared not only their incredible musical talent, but also their humble hearts as […]

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17Sep Fall Kick-Off, 15 September 2009

Fall Kick-Off, 15 September 2009

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The Hellenic Ministries team and several other friends of the ministry gathered over at Johnathan and Miriam Macris’ house on Tuesday night to inaugurate the Fall HM season. We were privileged to have our new US Director and his wife, Dan and Marilyn Bostrom, from Wheaton, visiting with us as well as Keith VanderWeide from […]

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17Sep Mini Missions School, August 2009

Mini Missions School, August 2009

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“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations…” Matthew 28:19 After years of dreaming, brain storming and planning, HM held its first ever Mini Missions School out at Porto Astro in early August. The main goal of the conference was to challenge young Greeks that evangelism and missions is a call that includes everyone. Beyond […]

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17Sep Young Adult “Survivor” Camp

Young Adult “Survivor” Camp

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Romans 8:37 …in all these things, we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us. Young adult camp was held over a long weekend in the beginning of August. The theme was “Survivor” and we were split into the tribes of Manasseh and Rueben. We were challenged to not only be survivors in our […]

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16Aug Leadership Camp

Leadership Camp

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I’ve just come back from Leadership Camp where I spent 4 amazing days on the Morning Star with a great team. It was a wonderful experience of parea (fellowship), laughter and adventure – in my opinion the best combination :o) There were 16 people onboard including Alex our skipper, so it should have been quite […]

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26Jul Teen Camp “Party in the House”

Teen Camp “Party in the House”

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Not only have exciting things happened this month with the Operation Joshua outreach… but also young hearts have come to know the Lord out at HM’s campsite property. This week, the 10-day long TEEN sports camp came to an end. Be encouraged by this powerful story… During the worship time on the second to last […]

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26Jul Operation Joshua 2 Completed!

Operation Joshua 2 Completed!

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This summer’s OJ2 outreach is over. We passed out 44,000+ New Testaments in the Messinia area of the Peloponnese, Greece over a period of 6 days. We had about 120 volunteers from 11 countries represented. God’s Word makes quite a stir as reported on the front page of the local newspaper, “Proselytism in Plastic Bags.” […]

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26Jul Family Refugee Camp

Family Refugee Camp

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10 Afghan families, including men, women, 25 kids and 15 teens, comprised our family refugee camp this year. What a pleasure to watch their delight as they were given time to enjoy rest and refreshment and the beauty of God’s creation at Porto Astro. We all had an incredible time. Each day’s program was designed […]

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26Jul Mens’ Refugee Camp

Mens’ Refugee Camp

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The first camp of the season was a men’s refugee camp in which we were able to offer an escape from the chaos of everyday life in Athens to 14 young Muslim men. Most of these men sleep in abandoned buildings with no electricity or water. They daily live in fear of the police, either […]

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7Jun Retreat for Muslim Men

Retreat for Muslim Men

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The temperature has risen here and so has the pace of ministry. Ready or not, the summer camps begin this week! Please pray for us… This week we host 20 refugee men for a three day retreat at the property.They are all Muslims.Please pray that God will be working in their hearts to draw them […]

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1Jun Summer is Here!

Summer is Here!

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The HM staff met last weekend out at Porto Astro to dedicate the summer to the Lord’s work at the property and in Greece. We were encouraged to live a life pleasing to God and to meditate on what that might look like for each of us. We shared worship and communion together and spent […]

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8May House of Worship

House of Worship

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This past Sunday was such a blessing! There were around 80 people present Sunday evening at Evripidou. We looked at Psalm 23 together and talked about our fears. We were greatly encouraged as we listened to what God tells us about fear. Especially in verse 4: ‘Even though I walk through the valley of the […]

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8May Corinth Youth Conference Report

Corinth Youth Conference Report

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This past Labor Day, May 1st, Hellenic Ministries was honored to be a part of the first Young Adults Conference in Corinth called “Me and the Lord, the Lord and Me.” This awesome event served to mark the beginning of a new movement of Greek young adults who are hungry to get to know the […]

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5May “The Joy of the Lord is my Strength” HM Family Conference 2009
5Apr Sandwiches and Spritual Talk

Sandwiches and Spritual Talk

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In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. John 1:1 On Thursday afternoon, we hosted for a time for refugees to come and have a sandwich and discussion about spiritual matters. We were delighted that 16 Muslim men, mostly from Sudan, Jordan and Iraq, showed up. […]

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27Mar Operation Joshua Scouting Trip – Divine Appointments

Operation Joshua Scouting Trip – Divine Appointments

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This week our Operation Joshua team was privileged to visit the Peloponnese to scout out the best location to base our distribution event this summer. The trip was successful in meeting this goal, but even more than that, God blessed us with encouraging divine appointments. I want to share the scriptures that spoke to our […]

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27Mar A Date With God

A Date With God

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So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. Isaiah 41:10 I want to thank GOD for the chance that He gave me to have a wonderful trip on the […]

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14Mar “I Want to Serve”

“I Want to Serve”

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Colossians 1:22-24 – “Obey in everything those who are your earthly masters, not by way of eye-service, as people-pleasers, but with sincerity of heart, fearing the Lord. Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord and not for men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the […]

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14Mar Greek Missionaries Head for Sri Lanka!

Greek Missionaries Head for Sri Lanka!

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Jesus told us… GO, and make disciples of all nations… baptize and teach all that I have commanded you. Invite them into this way of life. I will be with you as you do this, day after day after day…until the end of the age. Matthew 28:19-20 Last weekend I had the opportunity to go […]

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8Mar Divine Appointment or Coincidence?

Divine Appointment or Coincidence?

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Preach the Word; be prepared in season and out of season…2 Tim 4:2 Last weekend I was invited along with a couple co-workers to give a presentation at a local church in Lamia, a city 2 hrs. north of Athens. God really blessed our time there and the next morning we were invited to go […]

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8Mar Morning Star News

Morning Star News

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More than the sounds of many waters, than the mighty breakers of the sea, The Lord on high is mighty!(Ps 93:4) The month of February was very exciting and significant for the maritime ministry. At the beginning of the month, I was able to go to Sweden to attend the annual Skipper’s Conference. The theme […]

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3Mar God’s Faithfulness to the House of Teeuwen

God’s Faithfulness to the House of Teeuwen

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I’ve been reading through Joshua lately and this past week was trying to work my way through the passages about the Israelites dividing up the land. I must admit I was praying hard about what the Lord wanted me to see in these passages because they were moving a bit slow! At the end of […]

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3Mar Another Family Reunited!

Another Family Reunited!

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Recently, Hamza, the other Albanian who has been living and working at Porto Astro for the last seven years, was granted permission to bring his wife and sons to live with him here in Greece. This is the last of the refugees who are employed by HM to have his family reunited! We rejoice to […]

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15Feb Ferraris or Bibles?

Ferraris or Bibles?

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The other day I went shopping for a second hand car with one of our new team members. As I walked through the lot and into the office I saw a brand new red Ferrari! The sales manager came up to me and said, “How can I help you?” I answered, “How much is this […]

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15Feb Scouting for a perfect campsite – Operation Joshua 2

Scouting for a perfect campsite – Operation Joshua 2

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On Saturday, January 24, 2009, some of our staff took off before sunrise to search for the perfect campsite for Operation Joshua 2 taking place this summer (25 June to 2 July 2009). We drove to the next area of the Peloponnese to be blanketed with Greek New Testaments. First stop: Kalamata, Messenia. While searching […]

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15Feb House of Worship

House of Worship

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“Yet a time is coming and has now come when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks. God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in spirit and in truth. “ John 4:23-24 At the last House of Worship, I was […]

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6Feb Feb 09 Update

Feb 09 Update

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Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I, Send me!” Isaiah 6:8 We are excited to introduce you to some new members of our HM team.Andrew and Alecia, Philip (12), Susannah (11), Nathanael (9) and Esther (7) come […]

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