Sermons on Beatitudes

August 15 Devotional

Let’s begin our time of worship with reading Psalm 51. Psalm 51 1 Have mercy on me, O God, according to your unfailing love; according to your great compassion blot out my transgressions. 2 Wash away all my iniquity and cleanse me from my sin. 3 For I know my transgressions, and my sin is always before me.…

August 8 Devotional

Good morning. Let’s begin our time of worship with reading Psalm 103. Psalm 103 Praise the Lord, my soul; all my inmost being, praise his holy name. 2 Praise the Lord, my soul, and forget not all his benefits— 3 who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases, 4 who redeems your life from the pit…

August 1 Devotional

Welcome this morning as we begin our worship with selected readings from Psalm 51 David prayed this after adultery with Bathsheba Have mercy on me, O God,                                                                                                                                         according to your unfailing love;                                                                                                                           according to your great compassion                                                                                                                       blot out my transgressions.                                                                                                                                         2 Wash away all my iniquity and cleanse me from my sin.                                                                                3 For I know…

July 25 Devotional

Sin:  wrongdoing, misdeed, missing the mark, failure, willfully engage in…, acting (and thinking – willfully) unlike the character of God. “for this is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins[1]” “This is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many. 25 Truly I tell…

July 18 Devotional

Welcome this morning as we begin our worship with selected readings from Psalm 37 Psalm 37 (selected)  “the land” = rest, security, safety “prosperity” = shalom – wholeness, complete, not necessarily wealthy Trust in the Lord and do good;                                                                                                                              dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture.                                                                                                                  Take delight in the Lord,                                                                                                                                                and he will…

July 11 Devotional

July 11, 2021 Good morning. Let’s begin our time of worship with reading Psalm 6. Psalm 6 1 Lord, do not rebuke me in your anger                                                                                                                    or discipline me in your wrath.                                                                                                                                       2 Have mercy on me, Lord, for I am faint;                                                                                                                heal me, Lord, for my bones are in agony.                                                                                                               3 My soul is in deep anguish.                                                                                                                                    …

July 4 Devotional

Welcome this morning as we begin our worship by reading Psalm 91. Psalm 91 1 Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. 2 I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.” 3 Surely he will save you…