The Teachings of Jesus: The Beatitudes

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Sermon Notes

In the world of men we find nothing approaching the virtues of which Jesus spoke in the opening words of the famous Sermon on the Mount.  Instead of poverty of spirit we find the rankest kind of pride; instead of mourners we find pleasure seekers; instead of meekness, arrogance…                     

Blessing does not necessarily mean that you’ll be happy and prosperous.  Happiness is often dependent on circumstances that vary.  In contrast, to be blessed is to know the deeper joy and contentment of God’s love and salvation.