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Insults? So What.

In reading the most awesome book ever written, the bible, I once again stumbled on amazing words that spoke to me. This time the words were, "Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me." Matthew 5:11. This was when Jesus was teaching via the Sermon on the Mount (Mountain) or the Beattitudes, which are classified as the 8 blessings. It was the longest sermon ever preached by Jesus.

Regarding this verse, my response was wowwwww. Who hasn't been insulted at some point in their lives? The way I see it, the closer to the target the more hits or at least the more visible we are to the enemy. That means anyone who is moving up, being promoted, or going to the next level, will be vulnerable to such attacks. Expect it.

But look at that scripture again, "Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me."

Who do you think Jesus was talking to? He wasn't only talking to His disciples. Oh no. He was talking to me, to you, the blessed ones, yes the ones with favor over our lives. So, insults?

So what. 




















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