Category Archives: copticvoice

Title Podcast# 0396: COCOS Silver Anniversary – 25 Years Of Service Part 2 | 31/07/2021

COCOS Silver Anniversary of 25 years in serving the homeless and marginalised in the streets of Sydney in Woolloomooloo and in Parramatta. COCOS stands for the Coptic Orthodox Community Outreach Service. The podcast commences with the Gospel of St Luke 9:10-17. The Gospel is on Jesus feeding the 5,000 men besides women and children, with Fr Shenouda Mansour and Anna offering their reflection on the Gospel. Alaa on Woman of Faith speaks about “Martha”, sister of Mary as found in the Gospels. Next segments are reflections by some of the volunteers from COCOS: Shanee – how I started and COCOS now; George and Paul Eskander – annual COCOS Christmas and New Year service; and Josephine (Jo) – My experience and relationships with whom the homeless. Next is the series of short segments: Karin – service at my home; David – serving faithfully; Mary – why serving at home is important; Christina – why I serve with mum at home; Merna (MO) – a poem on service; Taleen – why sharing the service at home is important; Yostena – Why we smile when we serve with others; and Marel – Why sharing the service at home is important. COCOS reflections: Mark Abdelmalek (COCOS Deputy); and Peter Rose and John Mitry (Site coordinators at Woolloomooloo). Fr Moses Ayad gives a reflection on (Matthew 25:35-40).  Florence provides a reflection on service at church. Phillip Wallach on ‘my experience at COCOS’. Jeremiah continues his segment on the ‘birds peck on the Book of Proverbs’. The segments will be reflections by COCOS volunteers:  Jonathan – memories of the service at the Parramatta site; Julie Mikhail – City service and reflections; Diana Nosir – experiences in serving the tea and coffee table in the city service; Norman Mikhail – the clothing portfolio service in the city; and Chris – the clothing portfolio service in the city. The Desert Fathers narrated by Rebecca Akladious. Final words by Fr Shenouda Mansour, a reflection on COCOS and the ‘did you know’ segment. The Program was produced by Fr Shenouda Mansour and Merna Tawadros (co-producers).

Title Podcast# 0395: COCOS Silver Anniversary – 25 Years Of Service | 24/07/2021

COCOS Silver Anniversary of 25 years in serving the homeless and marginalised in the streets of Sydney in Woolloomooloo and in Parramatta. COCOS stands for the Coptic Orthodox Community Outreach Service. The podcast commences with the Gospel of St Luke 9:10-17. The Gospel is on Jesus feeding the 5,000 men besides women and children, with Fr Shenouda Mansour and Anna offering their reflection on the Gospel. Alaa on Woman of Faith speaks about “Martha”, sister of Mary as found in the Gospels. Next segments are reflections by some of the volunteers from COCOS: Shanee – how I started and COCOS now; George and Paul Eskander – annual COCOS Christmas and New Year service; and Josephine (Jo) – My experience and relationships with whom the homeless. Next is the series of short segments: Karin – service at my home; David – serving faithfully; Mary – why serving at home is important; Christina – why I serve with mum at home; Merna (MO) – a poem on service; Taleen – why sharing the service at home is important; Yostena – Why we smile when we serve with others; and Marel – Why sharing the service at home is important. COCOS reflections: Mark Abdelmalek (COCOS Deputy); and Peter Rose and John Mitry (Site coordinators at Woolloomooloo). Fr Moses Ayad gives a reflection on (Matthew 25:35-40).  Florence provides a reflection on service at church. Phillip Wallach on ‘my experience at COCOS’. Jeremiah continues his segment on the ‘birds peck on the Book of Proverbs’. The segments will be reflections by COCOS volunteers:  Jonathan – memories of the service at the Parramatta site; Julie Mikhail – City service and reflections; Diana Nosir – experiences in serving the tea and coffee table in the city service; Norman Mikhail – the clothing portfolio service in the city; and Chris – the clothing portfolio service in the city. The Desert Fathers narrated by Rebecca Akladious. Final words by Fr Shenouda Mansour, a reflection on COCOS and the ‘did you know’ segment. The Program was produced by Fr Shenouda Mansour and Merna Tawadros (co-producers).

Title Podcast# 0394: I Can Run To Receive The Imperishable Crown | 10/07/2021

I Can Run To Receive The Imperishable Crown. Gospel Reflection (Luke 10:1-20) . The Church celebrating the feast of St. Peter and St. Paul. Christian life. High School Faith. High School Talk. Faith is precious more than precious stones. Why is faith precious? Why I follow Jesus? Why I follow God? More from (Corinthians 4: 7,16).

Title Podcast# 0393: I Am Human – I Cannot Be Perfect | 03/07/2021

I Am Human – I Cannot Be Perfect. It’s a different aspect and a concept. We forget that we are weak. Something to think about. We really need to pray for others. Of course we have. The philosophy of service. The desert fathers. Book of Proverbs. Gospel Reflection (Luke 6:27-38).

Title Podcast# 0392: Walking With The Apostles | 26/06/2021

Walking With The Apostles. Walking in the foot steps. St. Marks the apostle. Was the church been founded by the apostles. what are the footsteps? Guest speakers
Gospel Reflection (Mathew 12:22-32) Serving my community with humility. learning to serving at home with kindness. Learning to service our family Who were the apostles? Serving in love and humility and kindness.

Title Podcast# 0391: Special Edition Pentecost | 19/06/2021

Special Edition Pentecost. Holy Spirit came down on the apostles and they spoke many tongues. Bible. Bible readings, How can read good christians life. Lord change my heart. The prayer of Nealing on Pentecost. meaning of the trinity. Gospel Reflection (John 15:26 – 16:15).

Title Podcast# 0390: Walking In Faith | 12/06/2021

Walking In Faith. Gospel Reflection (John 16:23-33). what is walking in faith. How do you walk in faith with God. How do we do it in different Paradimes. What is Faith? How can be a faithful teenager. Obaying my parent. How can I be a faithful woman? Why is faith important?

Title Podcast# 0389: Focus Time – Life With Purpose | 05/06/2021

Focus Time – Life With Purpose. How are we able to do that with a focus and a purpose? it’s what we face every morning.Some time for prayer and reflection. Life is too short and life is great when we place focus on God. Gospel Reflection (John 14:1-11). What do we want to do in Life?

Title Podcast# 0388: Is Planning Wrong? | 29/05/2021

Is Planning Wrong? Gospel Reflection (John12:35-50). We plan our lives, we plan for a holiday, we plan for work. we plan for time to sit alone with God. in Segments topic: allowing God to plan your steps. Planing to do homework. Planing for success, God is a planer. Poems on Planing. Planning, planing planing planing!

Title Podcast# 0387: Learning To Love Others | 22/05/2021

Learning To Love Others. Gospel Reflection: (John 4:1-42) a Universal topic of how to love. is it hard to love your neighbour. sometime we have neighbours that we never speak to! as we live a social society. Segments. Respecting others. loving others in a plural society. How to apply love in our lives. Loves your spouse is hard work. what we put in is what we put out.