Baptist Church in Waterbury Connecticut

I Am Come To Fulfill The Law

The religious leaders of Jesus’ day added many traditions which often distorted the Word of God. They believed by keeping their traditions they would live on a higher plane. In reality, they perverted truth. So when Jesus swept away their perversions, they were offended and declared that Jesus was out to destroy the Law of […]

Salt and Light

The sum total of this passage is that the genuine changed life of a Christian ought to impact the world for God. When we live according to the beatitudes we will then function in the world as salt and light. This is our function. This is our call. To this end God has left us […]

Blessed Are They Which Are Persecuted

Living for Christ in this world comes with a price, but it also comes with a reward. Are we not told,
“Yea, and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution” – 2 Timothy 3:12. These are somber words, but we are also encouraged with Jesus’ promise that, “great is your reward in heaven” – Matthew 5:12.

Blessed Are The Hungry

Each beatitude builds upon the one before it. Jesus is not giving a random list of attitudes or deeds to perform. When we properly understand what Jesus is presenting in His great sermon it will have a profound affect on us. This is the fourth beatitude.

Blessed Are The Meek

When the 21st Century reads, “Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth,” they tend to think that Jesus was actually saying, “Blessed are the weak for they shall become doormats.” Like most other spiritual issues, the world is profoundly mistaken when it comes to meekness. Biblical meekness is far from being weak, rather it is . . .