Matthew: blessed is hard, not lucky

Matthew 5:1-11 His words on that mountain unsettle me. I say I'm so blessed to have this [fill in the blank]. Family. Job. House. Hair. Brownie. Whatever. But a few minutes of that mountainside sermon, and I realize that what I really mean is I am one lucky girl. So fortunate to have the life I have. … Continue reading Matthew: blessed is hard, not lucky

i learned a new word today

"Now when He saw the crowds, He went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to Him, and He began to teach them..." (Matthew 5:1-2) So I went too, because I want, need, crave His discipleship. At first, I just listened to the cadence of His voice because, frankly, I had heard these … Continue reading i learned a new word today