Saints, Care For The Poor
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But as you have plenty of everything, in faith, and speech, and knowledge, and in all earnestness, and in your love for us, see that you have plenty of this undeserved kindness also. I speak not by way of commandment, but as proving through the earnestness of others the sincerity also of your love.
They wanted us to remember the poor. I was eager (zealous) to do this very thing.
Let each man do according as he has purposed in his heart: not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loves a cheerful giver.
This food is for the Levites, since they own no property, and for the foreigners, orphans, and widows who live in your towns. They are to come and get all they need. Do this, and Jehovah your God will bless you in everything you do.
Be careful! Do not display your righteousness (good works) before men to be noticed by them. If you do, you will have no reward with your heavenly Father.
Contribute to the needs of the holy ones and practice hospitality.
So then, as we have opportunity, let us work that which is good toward all men, and especially toward those who are of the household of the faith.