Today’s Bible or Not quote is about being blessed through giving, it’s a beatitude, but is it from the Bible?
Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting. – Bible or Not?
Today, give of yourself and then quickly forget about it. And if someone gives something to you, always be thankful and never forget it. This is sage advice.
Here are the Beatitudes from The Sermon on the Mount, see if today’s quote fits in.
– Blessed are the poor in spirit, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
– Blessed are those who mourn, For they shall be comforted.
– Blessed are the meek, For they shall inherit the earth.
– Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, For they shall be filled.
– Blessed are the merciful, For they shall obtain mercy…
I saw this picture on Hub Pages and got a great laugh. Is this how far we’ve come? The following Bible verse then came to mind: “And take heed to yourselves, lest at any time your hearts be overcharged with surfeiting, … Continue reading
Labor Day was established by the U.S. government as a day to recognize the strength and cooperation of trade and labor unions. A day to honor workers.
Labor Day according to the Gospel of Jesus Christ is completely different. Consider the words of Jesus:
“Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” – Matthew 11:28 NKJV
Jesus sends out His invitation, to all those who labor, but it’s not an invitation to march in a parade down Broadway. Along with that invitation is a promise of rest, God’s rest.
Read the complete post about the origin of Labor Day and about Labor Day according to the Gospel.