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What does the concept “poor in spirit” really mean? Part 14

When you hear the phrase, “Blessed are the poor in spirit,” you may be left with a few lingering questions. What does it really mean? And does it even apply to us today? Let's answer these key questions.

A thought-provoking teaching on the Beatitudes Part 12

The Beatitudes start with a rich and complex phrase, “Blessed are the poor in spirit.” This concept is far from simple!

Nuances of the word blessed, and bringing its richness to light Part 11

Translating the Bible from Greek and Hebrew into English is a daunting task. Some English words just don’t do the original context justice!

A thought provoking discussion on Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount Part 5

When Jesus came to earth, He didn’t do things the way people expected. But according to the “Discover the Word” team, Jesus not only set God’s kingdom in motion, He still reigns in our hearts today!

Insight into the true application of the Sermon on the Mount Part 4

Opinions vary on what Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount is supposed to mean for us today. Let's look at the common misuses of this teaching.

Discover Jesus’ teachings to the disciples Part 3

Everyone has an opinion on the best way to govern a country, and some have even looked to Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount for answers to political upheaval. Let's study Jesus’ teachings to the disciples and find it wasn’t intended for use in the political arena.

A new study on Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount Part 2

A lot of people assume they’ll make it into heaven on account of the good they’ve done. Let's discuss the implications of using Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount as a measuring stick for life.

Beginning a new series of study in the book of Matthew Part 1

Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount represents the heart of much of His teaching, and it’s applicable even today!