Monthly Archives: February 2017

All Things New…

February 28 The new you… meek = weak? “Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.” (Matthew 5:5) Jesus’ next glimpse into the new you brings a sharp contrast to the ways of this world – whose mantra … Continue reading

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All Things New…

February 27 The new you… comforted “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.” (Matthew 5:4) It is probably obvious, but there has to be a need for something before that need can be met. If I am … Continue reading

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All Things New…

February 26 The new you… touched by people’s hurts “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.” (Matthew 5:4) Sometimes we need to be reminded of two very important things… One) God really loves people. Two) God is … Continue reading

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All Things New…

February 25 The new you… those who mourn “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.” (Matthew 5:4) What did Jesus mean when he taught us that those who mourn… are blessed? There are two main options here … Continue reading

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All Things New…

February 24 The new you… poor in spirit; part 2 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.” (Matthew 5:3) In many ways, “poor in spirit” is the opposite of self-sufficient. For the true believer, … Continue reading

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All Things New…

February 23 The new you… poor in spirit “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.” (Matthew 5:3) “Poor in spirit” needs to be broken down into its two parts to properly understand what Jesus … Continue reading

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All Things New…

February 22 The new you… Blessed! “Blessed are…” (the beginning of each of the beatitudes; Matthew 5:3-11) Jesus’ very first words are vital. “Blessed,” means more than just a single word can capture. First of all, it means a continual … Continue reading

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