Sermons on Blessing (Page 2)
Matthew 5:5 — If we serve God and others we will experience the blessing of participating in God’s restoration of humanity and Creation.
Matthew 5:5 — We look at how bringing our grief to God through mourning/lament results in the blessing of God’s comfort (and more).
Matthew 5:1-3 — Jesus teaches that wealth, status, and righteousness do not earn a place in the Kingdom; rather, it is God’s gift.
Matthew 5:1-12 — Jesus teaches his followers how to recognize and share blessing in the world.
2 Samuel 7:8-16 — God established the roots of His eternal Kingdom with David, ultimately fulfilled by Jesus, of the line of David.
Exodus 2,6 — God redeems His people in order to bless them and (through them) the world.
Genesis 12:1-3 — God has acted to heal, bless, and redeem humanity, the earth, and the nations.
Exodus 20:1-17 — The Ten Commandments are God’s loving road map to living a blessed life within His will.
John 2 – The Wedding and Temple scene help us consider what needs to be filled up and overturned in our life.