Posts from February 2018

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February 25, 2018 The Beatitudes – Blessed Are the Persecuted

by fccshelbyville

Today, someone, somewhere in the world, will lose their life. It will not be as a result of hunger or disease. It won’t be a result of their age or infirmity. The loss of life will result from religious persecution. This morning we complete our series of messages on the Beatitudes, as we talk about […]

February 18, 2018 The Beatitudes: Blessed Are the Peacemakers

by fccshelbyville

Today we continue our series of messages on the Beatitudes, with a message on the seventh beatitude – blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God. Considering the events of the past week I would say that the timing of this beatitude is certainly, well, timely. I would say that except […]

February 4, 2018 The Beatitudes: Blessed Are the Merciful

by fccshelbyville

For five weeks now we have been studying the Beatitudes, one of the greatest and most beautiful passages, I believe, in all of the Scriptures. The Beatitudes are not only one of the greatest and most beautiful passages, they are also one of the most challenging of passages, especially when we dig in deeper and […]