Psalm 119. It’s like a trumpet blast proclaiming the virtues of God’s Word. It’s a spotlight pointed directly at you, with someone on a bullhorn shouting, “Look over here. You’ve gotta know about this!” Psalm 119 is the longest chapter in the Bible. It is all about the greatness of God’s Word.
Is there only one God? People have asked this question throughout the ages. What does the Bible say? Psalm 19:1 says, “The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament sheweth his handywork.” In other words, when you look at creation, it is obvious that there is a Creator.
Today, we look at the third Beatitude, found in the Sermon on the Mount in Matthew 5–7. Jesus said, “Blessed are the meek.” Have you ever known someone you would consider “meek”? Do they inspire you to emulate them? Or, do you think they’re weak? Do you ever think of them as blessed?