Fr. Stavros N. Akrotirianakis

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About Fr. Stavros N. Akrotirianakis

Fr. Stavros N. Akrotirianakis is the Proistamenos of St. John Greek Orthodox Church in Tampa, FL. Fr. Stavros began the Prayer Team Ministry, a daily reflection, in February 2015. This has resulted in the completion of four books and over 2000 people are reached daily worldwide.

Repent, For the Kingdom of Heaven is at Hand

Now when he heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew into Galilee; and leaving Nazareth he went and dwelt in Capernaum by the sea, in the territory of Zebulun [...]

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We All Have a Gift, For Building Up the Body of Christ

But grace was given to each of us according to the measure of Christ’s gift. Therefore, it is said, “When He ascended on high He led a host of captives, [...]

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The Witness of John the Baptist as an Example for All of Us

The next day he saw Jesus coming toward him, and said, “Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world! This is He of whom I [...]

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Every Heart Needs Cleansing Once in a While in Order to Remain Thankful

Now they had been sent from the Pharisees. They ask him, “Then why are you baptizing, if you are neither the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the prophet?” John answered them, “I baptize [...]

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Prepare the Way of the Lord by Having a Thankful Heart

The word of God came to John the son of Zechariah in the wilderness, and he went into all the region about the Jordan preaching a baptism of repentance for [...]

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