8 Things That Keeps You Away From God
You’re the one who can stop yourself from living near God and conquering everything He wants for your life. It isn’t the person who makes an effort to be a stone in your shoe, nor the boss who doesn’t give you opportunities, not even the devil.
When we really want to get close to God, nothing nor anyone can keep us away from Him! However, there are some wrong attitudes that we may have that can keep us far from …
Why was Jesus called son of David?
Jesus was called “son of David” because he was descended from King David who had promised to return one day. As a man, he became the descendant of King David (Romans 1:3-4)
Davi lived for almost one thousand years before Jesus was born. When people called Jesus “son of David”, they meant “descendant”. Joseph, father of Jesus, was also called son of David by the same meaning (Matthew 1:1).
While he was on earth, Jesus was considered to be the …
Where Some Do Not (Matthew 5:1-12)
Matthew 5, 1-12
The Word of God
Seeing the crowds, he climbed the mountain. As he sat down, his disciples approached him. And he began to speak and teach, saying, “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth. Blessed are the afflicted, for they shall be comforted. Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for justice, for they shall be satisfied.
Blessed are the merciful, …
Don’t worry you are blessed
Jesus announces a new order of things in which the anawim—a Hebrew word applied to those who are the very lowest in society, the huddled masses, the wretched refuse, the homeless, the tempest-tossed, the folks who live out next to the garbage dump of life (literally, the $#!& of the earth)—a new order of things in which the anawim occupy the places of honor, finally get to sit at the big people’s table, no longer handed the crumbs