You are hereUCG.org / Sermons / Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit Given on Jan 15, 2011 by Tom Charles Listen Downloads MP3 Audio (3.23 MB) Downloads Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit MP3 Audio (3.23 MB) × Blessed are the poor in spirit. What does it mean to be poor in spirit? Tom CharlesI was baptized in 1976. Married to Kathy Gaugler in 1977. We have 5 children and 7 grandchildren. We have our own general contracting business. We live on a little farmette in rural Pennsylvania.