Blessed are the Persecuted: Preparing for Persecution

Sometimes we hear a statement and we are taken back, because it seems so ridiculous.…

Peacemakers: How We Can Keep Peace in World of Hate

There are different periods of history that are very interesting to me. It’s interesting to…

Blessed are the Pure in Heart

Have you ever wanted to see God? I certainly have, and I have wanted to…

Blessed are the Merciful

Have you ever been in trouble? Have you ever been afraid of a punishment you…

Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness

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Blessed are the Meek: Pursuing Goals in a way that Honors God.

Goals keep the world going round! Well okay, I suppose God keeps the world going…

Why Mourn? A look at Matthew 5:4

It is not a fun word. Most the time when we think about the word…

Poor in Spirit? No Thank You!

Jesus was great at challenging the status quo of His day. This is what we…