Mountain Series 9
The following comment is inspired by Matthew 5:10," Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness' sake, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven." It's common to take a position on a topic or a issue,and for someone to oppose our views and beliefs. Sometimes the opposition can be so intense that it can come in the form of harassment,oppression,words that hurt,or even isolation.Jesus is warning and telling of the reward of everyone who is persecuted for keeping the standards of the bible that people may isolate themselves from us because our belief in God.And that we have a place not only in this world,but also in the Kingdom of God. Blessed are they who are persecuted for righteousness' sake.