Tag Archives: Matthew 5

The destitute; the ruined; the spent

Some interesting snipets of what I was learning this morning from a devotion I’ve been doing…

Now when he saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him, and he began to teach them, saying: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. — Matthew 5:1-4
 
The term “poor in spirit” means: Read more of this post
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Prayer & Holiness

I received this from a dear friend of mine and was incredibly encouraged and spurred on towards prayer. How great our God is…

“2 Peter 1.3-15
‘3 His divine power has granted to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of him who called us to his own glory and excellence, 4 by which he has granted to us his precious and very great promises, so that through them you may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption that is in the world because of sinful desire. 5 For this very reason, Read more of this post