Monday, April 21, 2014

Matthew 5

The Sermon on the Mount
      This chapter has a lot of knowledge. This chapter starts off who is blessed in this world. It seems surprising. Blessed are poor in spirit, who mourn, who are the meek, who hunger and thirst for righteousness, who are merciful, who are pure in heart, who are the peacemakers, who are persecuted because of righteousness. Blessed is when people insult me, persecute me, and falsely say all kinds of evil against me because of Jesus. I am to be glad because great is my reward in heaven. Worldly desires doesn't even come close in comparison to heavenly rewards. I read all who is blessed, I can see how it may contradict and make us sad if my eyes are on earthly pleasures. My eyes needs to stay on Heavenly things. I battle with depression and anxiety and I wonder if this is something I will feel until the day I die. I will be healed when I get to heaven. How can I be happy while someone is persecuting me because I believe in Jesus? I have even a hard time talking about Jesus because I may offend someone.

The One with the End of Preschool

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