Blessed Are You: Meditations on the Beatitudes

In the sixth century, a monk named Benedict devised the “Daily Office” as a way of encouraging the members of his community to focus on God during their regular routine. Since then, many have discovered the value of such ‘interruptions’ for enjoying God’s beautiful, life-giving presence. This book offers a series of Daily Offices based on the Beatitudes of Jesus, those timeless words that inspire, comfort, and challenge all who hear them. Over the course of eight weeks, the Scripture readings, devotionals, reflective questions, and prayers in Blessed Are You will help readers slow down and draw near to God—so that souls might experience what they most deeply want and need. Featuring contributions from members and friends of West Shore Evangelical Free Church; Mechanicsburg, PA.

I contributed to Blessed Are You: Meditations on the Beatitudes, a Lenten Devotional published February 2012.

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Charity Singleton Craig

Charity Singleton Craig is a writer, author, and speaker, helping readers grow in their faith and experience true hope in the middle of life’s joys and sorrows. She is the author of My Year in Words: what I learned from choosing one word a week for one year and coauthor of On Being a Writer: 12 Simple Habits for a Writing Life That Lasts.