On this blog, in the last few months, we have looked at living the "Be-attitudes". As we flesh them out and stay "plugged in to Him", the Holy Spirit of God grows His fruit within us...such beautiful remarkable life giving fruit!!! SHINY LIFE , LIGHT, and LOVE GIVING FRUIT! Join me today as we get into The WORD OF GOD through 4 different scriptures. Connect the dots and you will have some "AHA! Moments".
- Matthew 5:1-16 "And when He saw the multitudes, He went up on the mountain; and after He sat down, His disciples came to Him. 2 And opening His mouth He began to teach them, saying,
3 "Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
4 "Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.
5 "Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.
6 "Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.
7 "Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.
8 "Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.
9 "Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.
10 "Blessed are those who have been persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 11 "Blessed are you when men cast insults at you, and persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely, on account of Me. (It's okay...because you know how to AGAPE!) 12 "Rejoice, and be glad, for your reward in heaven is great, for so they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
13 "You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt has become tasteless, how will it be made salty again? It is good for nothing anymore, except to be thrown out and trampled under foot by men. 14 "You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden. 15 "Nor do men light a lamp, and put it under the peck-measure, but on the lampstand; and it gives light to all who are in the house. 16 "Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven."
- Mattthew 5:44-45 "But I say to you, love (AGAPE) your enemies, and pray for those who persecute you 45 in order that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven..."
- Galatians 5:22-26 "...the fruit of the Spirit is love (AGAPE), joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law. 24 Now those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires. 25 If we live by the Spirit, let us also walk by the Spirit."
- 1 Corinthins 13:4-8 "Love (AGAPE) is patient, love (AGAPE) is kind, and is not jealous; love (AGAPE) does not brag and is not arrogant, 5 does not act unbecomingly; it does not seek its own, is not provoked, does not take into account a wrong suffered, 6 does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth; 7 bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. 8 Love (AGAPE) never fails..."