Poor in the spirit – Spiritually helpless! I am in adequate without God.
“Blessed are the poor in spirit,
For theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
He is not talking about physical or material poverty but instead, a spiritual poverty. It is not low-self-esteem!
It means: I humbly depend on God than myself.
Psalms 146:5 says,
“The Lord God of Jacob blesses everyone who trusts him and depends on him.”
Jesus is saying – the Kingdom principle begins with, that I need Him more than anything in this world.
Hope you enjoy listening to this message, as much as i enjoyed meditating on this…