The Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC) is the international missions and evangelism agency of all the Orthodox faithful in North America, headquartered in St. Augustine, Florida. It is OCMC’s mission to make disciples of all nations by bringing people to Christ and His Church. Markella Balasis serves as the Coordinator for the Support a Mission Priest (SAMP) and the Agape Canister programs of OCMC. Markella is a graduate of Hellenic College-Holy Cross and served within several local churches and ministries in Florida before coming to OCMC. She will be sharing news about some of OCMC’s current efforts around the world and speaking about a person’s individual calling to missions.


Markella Balasis
Agape/SAMP Coordinator
Orthodox Christian Mission Center
220 Mason Manatee Way
St. Augustine, FL 32086-9908
(904) 829-5132, ext. 163