Blessed are the poor in Spirit

““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 it is interesting how Jesus starts His sermon with the beatitudes because once it becomes a part of us, … Continue reading Blessed are the poor in Spirit

Take Courage

But immediately He spoke to them, saying, “Take courage, it is I! Do not be afraid!””‭‭Matthew‬ ‭14:27‬ ‭AMP‬‬ The disciples had spent all day with Jesus and coordinated the feeding of the 5000. After it ended, Jesus told the disciples to get in the boat and go before him while he sent away the crowd … Continue reading Take Courage