Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For God is not unrighteous to forget your work and labour of love, which ye have shewed toward his name, in that ye have ministered to the saints, and do minister.
He stared at him in terror, and said, "What is it, sir?" "Your prayers and charities," the angel answered, "have gone up and been remembered before God.
But do not forget to be helpful and generous, for that is the kind of sacrifice that pleases God.
And no one who will give the humblest of my disciples even a cup of cold water because he is my disciple, I tell you, can ever fail of his reward."
For when I was hungry, you gave me food, when I was thirsty you gave me something to drink, when I was a stranger, you invited me to your homes,
For whoever gives you a cup of water to drink, on the ground that you belong to Christ, I tell you, will certainly not fail to be repaid.
The believers all shared everything they had with one another,
No one among them was in any want, for any who owned lands or houses would sell them and bring the proceeds of the sale
Among the disciples at Joppa there was a woman named Tabitha, which is in Greek Dorcas, that is, gazelle. She had devoted herself to doing good and to acts of charity.
The disciples determined to make up a contribution, each according to his ability, and send it to the brothers who lived in Judea,
Supply the needs of God's people, be unfailing in hospitality.
Just now I am starting for Jerusalem, to take help to God's people.
1 Corinthians 16:1
About the collection for God's people, I want you to do as I told the churches of Galatia to do.
2 Corinthians 8:1
I must tell you, brothers, how the favor of God has been shown in the churches of Macedonia,
2 Corinthians 9:1
It is really unnecessary for me to write to you about this fund for your fellow-Christians,
So then whenever we have an opportunity, let us do good to all men, especially to those who belong to the family of the faith.
Even when I was at Thessalonica you sent money more than once for my needs.
And whatever you have to say or do, do it all as followers of the Lord Jesus, and offer your thanksgiving to God the Father through him.
1 Timothy 6:18
Charge them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, open-handed and generous,
2 Timothy 1:17
Why, when he arrived in Rome, he took pains to inquire for me and found me.
for what I hear of the love and faith you have in the Lord Jesus and all his people,
If some brother or sister has no clothes and has not food enough for a day,
1 John 3:14
We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love our brothers. Anyone who does not love is still in death.