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.
- Acts 11:29
- Romans 12:13
- Romans 15:25
- 1 Corinthians 16:1
- 2 Corinthians 8:1
- 2 Corinthians 9:1
- Galatians 6:10
- Philippians 4:16
Please remember me for good, O my God, for all that I have done for this people.
Then I directed the Levites to purify themselves and come and guard the gates in order to keep the Sabbath day holy. For this please remember me, O my God, and have pity on me in keeping with your great love.
May he take notice of your offerings; may he accept your burnt sacrifice! (Selah)
"Go and declare in the hearing of the people of Jerusalem: 'This is what the Lord says: "I have fond memories of you, how devoted you were to me in your early years. I remember how you loved me like a new bride; you followed me through the wilderness, through a land that had never been planted.
Should good be paid back with evil? Yet they are virtually digging a pit to kill me. Just remember how I stood before you pleading on their behalf to keep you from venting your anger on them.
Staring at him and becoming greatly afraid, Cornelius replied, "What is it, Lord?" The angel said to him, "Your prayers and your acts of charity have gone up as a memorial before God.
And do not neglect to do good and to share what you have, for God is pleased with such sacrifices.
The one who oppresses the poor insults his Creator, but whoever shows favor to the needy honors him.
And whoever gives only a cup of cold water to one of these little ones in the name of a disciple, I tell you the truth, he will never lose his reward."
For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in,
For I tell you the truth, whoever gives you a cup of water because you bear Christ's name will never lose his reward.
All who believed were together and held everything in common,
For there was no one needy among them, because those who were owners of land or houses were selling them and bringing the proceeds from the sales
Now in Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha (which in translation means Dorcas). She was continually doing good deeds and acts of charity.
So the disciples, each in accordance with his financial ability, decided to send relief to the brothers living in Judea.
Contribute to the needs of the saints, pursue hospitality.
But now I go to Jerusalem to minister to the saints.
1 Corinthians 16:1
With regard to the collection for the saints, please follow the directions that I gave to the churches of Galatia:
2 Corinthians 8:1
Now we make known to you, brothers and sisters, the grace of God given to the churches of Macedonia,
2 Corinthians 9:1
For it is not necessary for me to write you about this service to the saints,
So then, whenever we have an opportunity, let us do good to all people, and especially to those who belong to the family of faith.
For even in Thessalonica on more than one occasion you sent something for my need.
And whatever you do in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.
1 Timothy 6:18
Tell them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, to be generous givers, sharing with others.
2 Timothy 1:17
But when he arrived in Rome, he eagerly searched for me and found me.
because I hear of your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love for all the saints.
If a brother or sister is poorly clothed and lacks daily food,
1 John 3:14
We know that we have crossed over from death to life because we love our fellow Christians. The one who does not love remains in death.