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Beatitudes

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Handle Hard Times

Scripture: Matthew 5

Topic: The Bible > Beatitudes

Series: Keys To True Success In The Beatitudes

Handle Hard Times Matthew 5:10-12 Dr. Jim Denison In a recent interview, General Norman Schwartzkopf was asked if he thought we should forgive those who helped perpetrate the atrocities of September 11. His answer: “I believe that forgiving them is God’s function. Our job is simply to arrange the meeting.” Many Americans resonate with his […]

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Solve Problems

Scripture: Matthew 5

Topic: The Bible > Beatitudes

Series: Keys To True Success In The Beatitudes

Solve Problems Matthew 5:9 Dr. Jim Denison A friend sent me these first-grade proverbs. The teacher gave the kids the first half of the sentence, and they supplied the rest: “Don’t bite the hand that … looks dirty.” “If you lie down with dogs, you’ll … stink in the morning.” “A penny saved is … […]

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Stay Fit

Scripture: Matthew 5

Topic: The Bible > Beatitudes

Series: Keys To Success In The Beatitudes

Stay Fit Matthew 5:8 Dr. Jim Denison There are three tame ducks in our back yard, Dabbling in mud and trying hard To get their share, and maybe more, Of the overflowing barnyard store. Satisfied with the task they’re at, Eating and sleeping and getting fat. But whenever the free wild ducks go by In […]

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Treat People Well

Scripture: Matthew 5

Topic: The Bible > Beatitudes

Series: Keys To True Success In The Beatitudes

Treat People Well Matthew 5:7 Dr. Jim Denison Lewis Smedes wrote in 1984 the best book I know on today’s subject: Forgive & Forget: Healing The Hurts We Don’t Deserve. 400,000 people have bought his book and been helped by its profound insights. For years it has been crucial to my life and ministry. It […]

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