Hungering for Righteousness…

In his 1969 devotional, Think on These Things, Norval Pease provides a compelling thought about righteousness.  It is a reflect on  the beatitude in which Jesus said, “Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness; for they shall be filled” (Matt. 5:6): Certain attitudes and practices ruin the appetite for goodness… Just asContinue reading “Hungering for Righteousness…”

Climbing the Sermon on the Mount, though perilous, leads to joy

Earlier this month, we at Trinity Baptist Church started to climb a mountain. No, not Stone Mountain. We are making the perilous, spiritual journey uphill to hear Jesus’ sermon on the mount in Matthew 5-7. I say “perilous” because those are some hard words to hear. Those words influenced the likes of Martin Luther King,Continue reading “Climbing the Sermon on the Mount, though perilous, leads to joy”