Posts by Scott Hoerner

BLESSED ARE THE MEEK

Blessed are the Meek “Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.” Matthew 5:5 The Bible translates the Greek word praeis to meekness.  Praeis means mildness, gentleness of spirit, or humility.  Humility as we have learned over the last several months is massively important for the Christian.  We must be humble both towards […]

BLESSED ARE THOSE WHO MOURN

Blessed are those who mourn. “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.”  Matthew 5:4  Have you ever read that in the sermon on the mount and wondered, “what in the world is Jesus talking about?”  I am not surprised if you have.  It can come across as a rather upside-down statement.  The sermon […]