KMC Lenten Journey

Week 7 – Matthew 5:9 Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God. If I told you there was one word that most clearly defines the purpose of Holy Week, what would you guess? Many would probably say “Love” but I would challenge that...

KMC Lenten Journey

Week 6 – Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God…Matthew 5:8 As we approach holy week beginning with Palm Sunday, we take a closer look at the characteristics of a ‘Citizen of the Kingdom of Heaven’ that stirred up all the...

KMC Lenten Journey

The Key to the Kingdom Week 1 –Humility “True humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less” – C.S. LewisWhen Jesus Prays in Matthew 6:10… “Thy Kingdom Come Thy will be done on earth as it is in Heaven.”...

KMC Lenten Journey

Week 4…Matthew 5:6Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be satisfied … When I read this verse in the beatitudes, I can’t help but think of soda commercials in the 90’s… “kachhhhhtt…. ahhhhhhh”. The image is...

KMC Lenten Journey

Week 2 …Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted… When we hear this verse, it’s our natural inclination for the criers to feel vindicated and the sufferers to feel convicted; you know who you are…But the Kingdom of God is not for...

KMC Lenten Journey

Week 5 – Matthew 5:7 Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy. Does the mercy of God depend on our ability to extend mercy to others? That doesn’t seem right. Does that align with the whole saved by grace through faith thing? As a characteristic of...