Tag: Kingdom of Heaven

16
Sep

Blessed are the Peacemakers

Matthew 5:9: Blessed are the peacemakers, For they shall be called sons of God In this scripture, Jesus says that the peacemakers are blessed or find favor with God. Who are considered peacemakers? As individuals, those who themselves have a mild temper, who are placid and calm. Those:• who try to encourage harmony in their […]

09
Sep

Blessed are the Poor in Spirit

Matthew 5:3 NKJV “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” Jesus began His famous sermon on the mount ‘The Beatitudes’ with words that contradict each other. In the first beatitude (v3), He declares that those who are ‘poor in spirit’ will inherit God’s Kingdom. What a radical yet confusing statement! Why […]

30
Dec

Fountains of Living Water

Proverbs 11:25 The generous man will be prosperous, And he who waters will himself be watered. Keerti was very fond of plants and had even named each one of them. She knew exactly which plant needed what and when. Whether it be more nutrients, less sunlight, larger pots, she knew it all. In fact, there […]