Big Idea: God reserves Heaven’s deepest joys for those who suffer for Jesus’ name.
Big Idea: We are called to pray so we can be prepared to suffer.
Big Idea: God claims as His very own those who engage in the costly (but blessed) work of peacemaking.
How do we “see God”?
Big Idea: God does not take pleasure in taking justice, but He delights in showing mercy.
Big Idea: Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness
Big Idea: Meekness is a controlled and gentle demeanor flowing from the heart.
Those who live with empty hands before God will have everything God has to offer.
How do we evaluate if we have lifed a ‘good life?’