Matthew 5:11-12 “11 “Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me.” We are blessed to stand up for Jesus.
Matthew 5:10 The Other Side of Hard: God invites us to reimagine all of our experiences through the lens of the hope of God’s Kingdom. Our ability to have peace is
Matthew 5:9 God wants us to be peacemakers inside the church and in our communities.
Matthew 5:8 NIV – “8 Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.”
Matthew 5:7 NIV – “7 Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.” When we understand how God has shown us mercy when we do not deserve it,we are moved to show mercy to others. God is compassionate and we need to show the same compassion
Matthew 5:6 When we seek God and to be like him, we are promised to find Him. So it is when we strive to be like God in His righteousness.
Matthew 5:5 When we surrender to Jesus, we allow the Spirit to take control. One of the special fruit of the spirit controlled life is gentleness also called meekness. It is described as anger, strength, or power under control. Humbled by our sin, we let the Spirit take control.
Blessed Are The Poor in Spirit Matthew 5:1-3 New series on the Beatitudes. This first lesson is about the grace that God gives to all who admit their poverty and turn to him. The Kingdom of Heaven is given to them.