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Orthodox Christian Laity 32nd Annual Meeting – Greeting from Archbishop Elpidophoros
November 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Houston, Texas is Thinking Globally and Acting Locally on
SAVE THE DATE: November 2, 2019
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral
3511 Yoakum Boulevard
Houston, TX 77006
Message and Blessing from Archbishop Elpidophoros:
“…we should look at the universe as our parish.”
With the Blessing and Participation of Metropolitan Isaiah of Denver,
the Houston Program is shaping up.
Guest Speakers include:
Kenneth Kidd helps us understand what a difference FOCUS North America Programs make in a community for outreach, youth participation and meeting the needs of people who lack food and shelter. Cleveland and Pittsburgh are programs that OCL has seen directly.
Father Steven Powley of Pueblo, Colorado, will help us understand the difference that Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry (OCPM) makes in the lives of individuals. Houston area individuals are involved in this ministry, and we look forward to hearing from them.
Michael Spartalis, Accountant and Lecturer at the Bauer College of Business, University of Houston, will discuss ethical principles as they apply to nonprofit organizations. These principles apply to the administration of church organizations as well.
DoubleTree Hilton Hotel – Greenway Plaza, 6 E Greenway Plaza, Houston, TX 77046 / Phone: this reservation link.is the OCL Headquarters. OCL rate is $99.00. Make your reservation directly by accessing