Oh What Great Blessing is Seen in Those Who are Meek

Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth. Matthew 5:5 Meekness is often looked upon as weakness, wimpy. But true meekness is something altogether different. Webster defines Meek as quiet, gentle, patient, long-suffering, peaceful, easily imposed on, submissive. The translators of the Greek New Testament have similar definitions. But their definitions appear more … Continue reading Oh What Great Blessing is Seen in Those Who are Meek

Oh, What Great Blessings are Seen in Those Who Mourn.

 Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. Matthew 5:4 Blessed are those who mourn? Surely, this isn't true. But the Amplified Bible sounds even more absurd.  Blessed and enviably happy [with a happiness produced by the experience of God’s favor and especially conditioned by the revelation of His matchless grace] are those who mourn, … Continue reading Oh, What Great Blessings are Seen in Those Who Mourn.

“Oh, how I love Your law!” Is God’s law something to love?

David wrote, "Oh, how I love Your law! It is my meditation all the day. You, through Your commandments, make me wiser than my enemies;For they are ever with me." Psalm 119:97-98 Many Christians believe that the law written in the Old Testament is something to be discarded. They say the law is no longer valid … Continue reading “Oh, how I love Your law!” Is God’s law something to love?

He Shall be Called – Everlasting Father

I thought 'Mighty God' was awesome for His name until I considered 'EVERLASTING FATHER.' Talk about a full meal deal.  Wow!  Get ready for a feast. EVERLASTING is #5703 in Strong's.  And it comes from #5710. #5703 -'ad' : —eternity, ever(-lasting, -more), old, perpetually, world without end.   In layman's terms, Everlasting means: continuing future, i.e. … Continue reading He Shall be Called – Everlasting Father