Helping Others In Need
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He comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any kind of affliction, through the comfort we ourselves receive from God.
so that your giving may be in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you.
In Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha, which is translated Dorcas. She was always doing good works and acts of charity.
So whenever you give to the poor, don’t sound a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and on the streets, to be applauded by people. I assure you: They’ve got their reward!
If anyone has this world’s goods and sees his brother in need but closes his eyes to his need—how can God’s love reside in him?
Everyone should look out not only for his own interests, but also for the interests of others.
Don’t neglect to do what is good and to share, for God is pleased with such sacrifices.
If anyone speaks, it should be as one who speaks God’s words; if anyone serves, it should be from the strength God provides, so that God may be glorified through Jesus Christ in everything. To Him belong the glory and the power forever and ever. Amen.
if service, in service;
if teaching, in teaching;
Kindness to the poor is a loan to the Lord,
and He will give a reward to the lender.
And God has placed these in the church:first apostles, second prophets,
third teachers, next miracles,
then gifts of healing, helping,
managing, various kinds of languages.
Is it not to share your bread with the hungry,
to bring the poor and homeless into your house,
to clothe the naked when you see him,
and not to ignore your own flesh and blood?
“Be careful not to practice your righteousness in front of people, to be seen by them. Otherwise, you will have no reward from your Father in heaven.
For there will never cease to be poor people in the land; that is why I am commanding you, ‘You must willingly open your hand to your afflicted and poor brother in your land.’
Share with the saints in their needs; pursue hospitality.
if exhorting, in exhortation;
giving, with generosity;
leading, with diligence;
showing mercy, with cheerfulness.
Based on the gift each one has received, use it to serve others, as good managers of the varied grace of God.
Therefore, as we have opportunity, we must work for the good of all, especially for those who belong to the household of faith.
while you join in helping us by your prayers. Then many will give thanks on our behalf for the gift that came to us through the prayers of many.
The thief must no longer steal. Instead, he must do honest work with his own hands, so that he has something to share with anyone in need.
And our people must also learn to devote themselves to good works for cases of urgent need, so that they will not be unfruitful.
For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.Happy is one who cares for the poor;
the Lord will save him in a day of adversity.
The one who shuts his ears to the cry of the poor
will himself also call out and not be answered.
They sold their possessions and property and distributed the proceeds to all, as anyone had a need.
“The poor in spirit are blessed,
for the kingdom of heaven is theirs.
Instruct them to do what is good, to be rich in good works, to be generous, willing to share,
save others by snatching them from the fire; have mercy on others but with fear, hating even the garment defiled by the flesh.
You always have the poor with you, and you can do what is good for them whenever you want, but you do not always have Me.
Do nothing out of rivalry or conceit, but in humility consider others as more important than yourselves.
Now this was the iniquity of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had pride, plenty of food, and comfortable security, but didn’t support the poor and needy.
For the ministry of this service is not only supplying the needs of the saints, but is also overflowing in many acts of thanksgiving to God.
For since He Himself was tested and has suffered, He is able to help those who are tested.
Just as you want others to do for you, do the same for them.
- Alms, Good Deeds
- Attitudes, to other people
- Bad Leadership
- Blessing Others
- Caring For Others
- Do Good!
- Encouraging Others
- Feeding The Poor
- Generosity, Used Towards
- Gifts And Talents
- Giving Money To The Church
- Giving To The Poor
- Giving, Of Possessions
- Good Rebounding
- Helping Others
- Helping The Poor
- Helping Those In Need
- Money, Stewardship Of
- Poor People
- Poor, Duty To
- Poverty, Attitudes Towards
- Poverty, Remedies For
- Serving People