Category Archives: beatitudes

Blessed are the Persecuted


Matthew 5:10-12 “Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are you when they revile and persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely for My sake. Rejoice … Continue reading

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Are You a Child of God? A Peacemaker?


As we have seen, the Beatitudes demonstrate a progression in our walk with Christ. The rewards for pursuing the Kingdom of God being manifest in us include an inheritance both in God’s heavenly Kingdom and on the new earth, being … Continue reading

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Ah, but for Mercy!


We have seen a progression while going through the Beatitudes. First is humility before God, and then sorrowing over our sin. Third was meekness, or quiet strength. Scripture says that those who wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength … Continue reading

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Are You Hungry for Righteousness?


As we continue the series on the Beatitudes, we come to one about hunger and thirst for righteousness. (Matthew 5:6) “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be filled.” There is a progression in the … Continue reading

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