Have you ever thought you wanted to be part of a revolution? That is what happened when Jesus went to the cross. He has begun a revolution to free you from the tyrant of sin and captivity!
Having a lack of peace can be very prevalent today considering all that is happening. How can we have peace in this world? Jesus said ” Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the sons of God.” Can we be peacemakers and experience peace?
Being pure at heart seems elusive and impossible to achieve, but is it? Jesus told us in the Sermon On The Mount that there is a blessing for those who are pure at heart and He provides the way for us to attain it.
Planting seeds will produce a harvest, but what kind of seed are you using? We will reap a harvest no matter what kind of seed we use but we have a choice.
Guest speaker Bruce Ridpath missionary to Columbia explains how.
Jesus said, “Blessed are the merciful for they will receive mercy.” Do we do the things God asks us to do in order to receive something in return? Doesn’t the world do the same thing? Is that the way Jesus did the things the Father asked him to do? In this continuing series, Pastor Billy will answer these questions.
We know what it’s like to be hungry and thirsty but is our desire for food and drink going to satisfy us completely? Jesus said, ” Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they will be satisfied.” This satisfaction will never end.
Jesus said, “Blessed are the meek for they will inherit the earth.” What did he mean by “meek?” Do we have a misunderstanding of its definition? How are we to view ourselves in God’s economy?
In the greatest sermon ever preached, by the greatest man who ever lived, Jesus said “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.” Are you mourning? Are you being comforted? There is much more to these expressions than we see on the surface. God indeed wants to comfort us but what exactly does that mean?
Is our happiness something that is affected by our circumstances? Jesus begins his greatest sermon by saying “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.” What is biblical happiness? Can we achieve it?
Are we willing to preach the same message Jesus preached- in the face of the same opposition? Jesus preached the greatest sermon ever, that we call the Sermon on the Mount. In this first installment of a long series, Pastor Billy will explore the teaching that will guide our lives as we follow Jesus.