June 21, 2020

It Won't Always Be Like This

It Won't Always Be Like This

Luke 6:21 ESV 

Blessed are you who are hungry now, for you shall be satisfied.Blessed are you who weep now, for you shall laugh.  

Main Sermon Points 

1. The blessing in the text is not regulated to the reality of the hearers' experiences but revealed through relationship with the Teacher; the blessing is in the Person, Jesus.  In other words, Jesus is letting these hungry and weeping hearers know that their change is connected to accessing the words He is giving them.   

2. There is nothing wrong with admitting that we are hungry and craving a change in our situation.  Settling is never an option.  I want GOD to fill me with GOD's goodness over the evil I encounter.  Being empty means there is room for GOD to fill us.   

3. Lamenting today will allow me to appreciate laughter tomorrow.  


Publish Date:

June 20, 2020


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