Sermons from August 2017

Blessed When You Are Merciful

Matthew 5:7 Blessed are the merciful,for they will be shown mercy.

Some people don’t deserve what they have. That works two ways. Some are blessed, but they never bless anyone else. Some seem to have too many trials, while they seek to bless everyone around them.

The word “compassion” becomes “mercy” when you show caring…

Blessed When You Are Hungry For Him

Matthew 5:6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.

As I read this scripture several things come to mind.

First: If I want it (righteousness) God is already saying “yes”. A lot of things I pray for are not necessarily going to get a “yes” answer from God.…

Blessed When You Are Meek

Matthew 5:5 Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.

Meek and weak are not the same trait. Someone who is “weak” takes abuse without a word because they really can’t do anything about it. The weak have my sympathy. The “meek” have the power to give back the abuses that are showed…