Author Archives: marlinharris

The Songs Transformation!

      God’s amazing transformational power surrounds us. This week as we “Spring” forward Jesus’ resurrection power is evident in His creation as new buds emerge on barren limbs, blades of grass push upward from the earth, and beautiful flowers adorn … Continue reading

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This blog is also on questforthebeatitudes.org

Two weeks ago the website to accompany The Beatitudes Bible Study Group Leader Guide came to life!  This site gives an introduction to the Bible Study, offers numerous online resource materials, provides a location to order the Study Guide and related … Continue reading

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We Are Spiders for Christ!

Our local newspaper headline recently read “A bumper crop year for spiders!” That has certainly been the case in our “neck of the woods” due to the persistent rain and moisture. This year they have been abnormally large, numerous and “hanging around” everywhere.   While walking … Continue reading

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We Are Leaves on a Tree

Consider the vital role of leaves in supporting life for our world. In springtime they emerge and unfurl to take on crucial “respiring responsibilities” to absorb carbon dioxide for their tree and convert it to oxygen for other living creatures. They take in the … Continue reading

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Spiritual Lessons from Squirrels

Our front yard is a sprawling Embassy Suites of squirrel-dom. Trees teem with their astonishing agility, races across branches, fearless leaps from one tree to another in a seamless trail, and swirling around the trunks in endless circles. It is … Continue reading

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The Beatitudes Bible Study –A group experience!

“In the opening pages of his book, “Let the Beatitudes BE My Attitude in You,” Marlin Harris says that the “Beatitudes are character-building callings from the Master himself to take up a sacred quest to become the person God created … Continue reading

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Conclusion (Part 2 of 2)

The Purposeful Sequenced Order of the Beatitudes, their “Mentalities, & Concluding Questions Why are the Beatitudes sequenced as they are?  Each one fully prepares you for the next. The Poor in Spirit: We cannot enter into a realistic relationship with God until … Continue reading

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