Giving Honor to Others and to the Lord 

Giving Honor to Others and to the Lord 

Feast of St. James, the Brother of the Lord And coming to His own country Jesus taught them in their synagogue, so that they were astonished, and said, “Where did this Man get this wisdom and these mighty works? Is not this the carpenter’s son? Is not His mother called...

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Asking Jesus to Be With Us, Following His Call, and Having Courage

Asking Jesus to Be With Us, Following His Call, and Having Courage

Then they arrived at the country of the Gerasenes, which is opposite Galilee. And as He stepped out on land, there met Him a man from the city who had demons; for a long time he had worn no clothes, and he lived not in a house but among the...

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Cheerful Giving

Cheerful Giving

The point is this: he who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and he who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each one must do as he has made up his mind, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. And God is able to provide you...

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Saint Luke—A Truly Well Rounded Man

Saint Luke—A Truly Well Rounded Man

Feast of St. Luke “He who hears you hears Me, and he who rejects you rejects Me, and he who rejects Me rejects Him who sent Me.” The seventy returned with joy, saying, “Lord, even the demons are subject to us in Your name!” And he said to them, “I...

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 The Parable of the Sower

 The Parable of the Sower

Jesus said this parable, “A sower went out to sow his seed; and as he sowed, some fell along the path, and was trodden under foot, and the birds of the air devoured it. And some fell on the rock; and as it grew up, it withered away, because it...

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Focus on What Is Good and Profitable, Not What is Stupid and Controversial

Focus on What Is Good and Profitable, Not What is Stupid and Controversial

The saying is sure. I desire you to insist on these things, so that those who have believed in God may be careful to apply themselves to good deeds; these are excellent and profitable to men. But avoid stupid controversies, genealogies, dissensions, and quarrels over the law, for they are...

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Stop Obsessing about Credit

Stop Obsessing about Credit

Welcome to The Daily Prayer Team messages, each day includes a passage of scripture, a reflection and a prayer. Sponsored by Saint John Greek Orthodox Church in Tampa, FL.  And as you wish that men would do to you, do so to them. “If you love those who love you, what credit...

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Follow in the Footsteps of Jesus

Follow in the Footsteps of Jesus

Welcome to The Daily Prayer Team messages, each day includes a passage of scripture, a reflection and a prayer. Sponsored by Saint John Greek Orthodox Church in Tampa, FL. For it is the God who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” who has shone in our hearts to give the light...

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Called to Be Disciples

Called to Be Disciples

Welcome to The Daily Prayer Team messages, each day includes a passage of scripture, a reflection and a prayer. Sponsored by Saint John Greek Orthodox Church in Tampa, FL. First Sunday of Luke While the people pressed upon Him to hear the word of God, He was standing by the lake of...

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The Sacrament of Baptism Explained in Two Verses

The Sacrament of Baptism Explained in Two Verses

Welcome to The Daily Prayer Team messages, each day includes a passage of scripture, a reflection and a prayer. Sponsored by Saint John Greek Orthodox Church in Tampa, FL. But it is God who establishes us with you in Christ, and has commissioned us;  He has put His seal upon us and...

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