The Fullness of Hunger
Passage: Matthew 5:1–5:16
TEXT: Matthew 5:6
SERIES: Life in God’s Kingdom
“Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.”
Point of the Passage: Life in God’s kingdom is characterized by a _______________ for righteousness which brings great blessing.
- Hungering and Thirsting for What Will Not Satisfy.
- Hungering and Thirsting for What Will Satisfy.
“righteousness” = to be right with God, His approval and acceptance
- Do you hunger for worldly pleasure and worldly recognition? Did it satisfy?
- Are you spiritually complacent and act like you’ve arrived spiritually? Why?
- How do the hunger and thirst for righteousness resemble physical hunger and thirst?
- in what areas of your character do you long to be more righteous?