Why Does God Want Me To Be Poor In Spirit?

YouVersion: http://bible.com/events/48793654 “The poor in spirit are blessed, for the kingdom of heaven is theirs.” (Matthew 5:3 ) “Blessed are those whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the Lord their God.” (Psalm 146:5 ) [NIV] “Poor in spirit” means that you humbly depend on God instead of yourself. God wants you to be “poor in Spirit” so that you can…

How To Last At Living

YouVersion:  http://bible.com/events/48789713 “7 It (love) bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all thing. 8 Love never ends.” [HCSB] “Love knows no limit to its endurance, no end to its trust, no fading of its hope, it can outlast anything!” [PT] (1 Cor. 13:7-  8)  Three Disciplines of Lasting Love: Develop disciplines that re-energize your body. Get plenty of rest.  “In vain (it’s senseless) you get up early and stay up late, working hard to have…

Loving Like Jesus

YouVersion: http://bible.com/events/48778741 “Honor everyone. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the Emperor.” (1 Peter 2:17 ) Show people dignity.    Yet you have made him a little lower than the heavenly beings and crowned him with glory and honor. (Psalm 8:5 ) [ESV] …“You know it’s forbidden for a Jewish man to associate with or visit a foreigner. But God has shown me that I must not…