In our message series, “Basic Training”, we’re talking about the essentials of the Christian life. The key disciplines that you need to practice in order to grow spiritually. The desire to grow spiritually, to grow in your relationship with God is present in every true believer. Jesus said in …

Matthew 5:6 (NIV)  Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.

To hunger and thirst for righteousness is to strongly desire to grow spiritually, to grow closer to God. The disciplines we’re talking about in this series are things that every believer should be practicing and growing in. Those who hunger and thirst, who earnestly desire to grow, will be blessed.