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Joint Christmas Service

Greetings Family, I pray your day is going well and this email finds you in good spirits, I invite you to join us virtually tomorrow for a joint Christmas service with the Antioch Baptist Church and Historic Shiloh Baptist Church. The Reverend Dr. Lisa Goods will be our preacher. Please share this with as many …

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The Psalms of David

The Psalms of David There are fourteen psalms that were written by David to commemorate some event in his life. These are: Psalm 59 King Saul, in his jealousy, sent messengers to David’s house to kill him, but he was able to escape before the men could enter. David’s wife Michal (Saul’s daughter) was able …

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Growing As Disciples of Christ: Blessed Are The Meek

February 5, 2023 - by Rev. Dr. Brian A. Cash, Pastor EMZBC

Matthew 5:5 NIV

The Beatitudes

He said:

“Blessed are the poor in spirit,
    for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are those who mourn,
    for they will be comforted.
Blessed are the meek,
    for they will inherit the earth.
Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness,
    for they will be filled.
Blessed are the merciful,
    for they will be shown mercy.
Blessed are the pure in heart,
    for they will see God.
Blessed are the peacemakers,
    for they will be called children of God.
10 Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness,
    for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

11 “Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. 12 Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you.