The Beatitudes

The Beatitudes part 10: True Happiness

By |2021-09-27T08:53:34+00:00September 27th, 2021|Facebook, Food For Thought, Uncategorized|

-True Happiness- Today we read: “Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5:5‬ ‭KJV‬‬ Do you know that as you have your new nature in Christ, you are now decorated with meekness? “Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all

The Beatitudes part 9: True Happiness

By |2021-09-24T03:25:38+00:00September 24th, 2021|Facebook, Food For Thought|

True Happiness Today we read: “Blessed (happy, blithesome, joyous, spiritually prosperous–with life-joy and satisfaction in God's favor and salvation, regardless of their outward conditions) are the meek (the mild, patient, long-suffering), for they shall inherit the earth! [Ps. 37:11.]” Matthew‬ ‭5:5‬ ‭AMPC‬‬ Another word for meekness is “the ability to be longsuffering”. That is having

The Beatitudes part 8: True Happiness

By |2021-09-17T22:56:30+00:00September 17th, 2021|Facebook, Food For Thought|

-True Happiness- Today we read: “Blessed (happy, blithesome, joyous, spiritually prosperous–with life-joy and satisfaction in God's favor and salvation, regardless of their outward conditions) are the meek (the mild, patient, long-suffering), for they shall inherit the earth! [Ps. 37:11.]” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5:5‬ ‭AMPC‬‬ Meek people are very patient. Now there is a difference between patience exercised

The Beatitudes part 7: True Happiness

By |2021-09-16T08:08:32+00:00September 16th, 2021|Facebook, Food For Thought|

-True Happiness- Today we read: “Blessed (happy, blithesome, joyous, spiritually prosperous–with life-joy and satisfaction in God's favor and salvation, regardless of their outward conditions) are the meek (the mild, patient, long-suffering), for they shall inherit the earth! [Ps. 37:11.]” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5:5‬ ‭AMPC‬‬ There is no way you can operate in meekness without love. When God’s

The Beatitudes part 6: True Happiness

By |2021-09-15T09:21:25+00:00September 15th, 2021|Facebook, Food For Thought|

-True Happiness- Today we read: “Happy are those who mourn; God will comfort them!” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5:4‬ ‭GNT‬‬ The Greek word for mourn is “pentheo”, it means “to bewail” which means: to express great regret, sadness or disappointment about something. It can be a person (someone who made a promise to you and end up not

The Beatitudes part 5: True Happiness

By |2021-09-14T02:17:39+00:00September 14th, 2021|Facebook, Food For Thought|

-True Happiness- Today we read: “Blessed and enviably happy [with a happiness produced by the experience of God's favor and especially conditioned by the revelation of His matchless grace] are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted! [Isa. 61:2.]” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5:4‬ ‭AMPC‬‬ “You’re blessed when you feel you’ve lost what is most dear to

The Beatitudes part 4: True Happiness

By |2021-09-13T06:25:04+00:00September 13th, 2021|Facebook, Food For Thought|

-True Happiness- “Happy are those who know they are spiritually poor; the Kingdom of heaven belongs to them!” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5:3‬ ‭GNT‬‬ The attitude of spiritual poverty always follows the poor in the spirit. I know you may be thinking: “what is the character that goes with it?” The answer to this question is in God’s

The Beatitudes part 3: True Happiness

By |2021-09-10T10:27:20+00:00September 10th, 2021|Food For Thought|

-True Happiness- “Happy are those who know they are spiritually poor; the Kingdom of heaven belongs to them!” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5:3‬ ‭GNT‬‬ The Bible says: “ … for the kingdom of heaven belongs to them...”. This is uncommon, that you receive by being poor in the spirit or taking a humble position. “The curse of the

The beatitudes part 2: True Happiness

By |2021-09-09T10:12:44+00:00September 9th, 2021|Food For Thought|

- True Happiness - Today we read: “Blessed [spiritually prosperous, happy, to be admired] are the poor in spirit [those devoid of spiritual arrogance, those who regard themselves as insignificant], for theirs is the kingdom of heaven [both now and forever].” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5:3‬ ‭AMP‬‬ “You’re blessed when you’re at the end of your rope. With

The Beatitudes part 1: True Happiness

By |2021-09-08T21:41:52+00:00September 8th, 2021|Food For Thought|

True Happiness Today we read: Happy are those who know they are spiritually poor; the Kingdom of heaven belongs to them!” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5:3‬ ‭GNT‬‬ “You’re blessed when you’re at the end of your rope. With less of you there is more of God and his rule.” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5:3‬ ‭MSG‬‬ “Blessed are the poor in spirit: