As long as we have the right perspective and purpose in mind, with a willingness to freely give from our hearts; then there is no reason why anyone should ever go without having their needs met. II Corinthians 8:15.
Job said: "Naked I came from my mother’s womb, and naked shall I return there. The Lord gave, and the Lord has taken away; Blessed be the name of the Lord."
Therefore if anyone cleanses himself from the latter, he will be a vessel for honor, sanctified and useful for the Master, prepared for every good work. Are you willing to do this?
Love your enemies does not mean love their character or their conduct, but their souls. It means pray for them and seek their good. Love for enemies, and a disposition to do them the greatest good we can likens us to God.
Paul is one Apostle and Evangelist whose life is a great challenge to every generation. He was exemplary in words and action. His humble disposition and his commitment to his call were inspiring. He was ever bold to tell his converts to imitate his as he imitates Christ. Can you say such?
Too often people in crisis approach a Christ believer, a civic group or a religious organization only to find someone who has no clue how to truly help. This person might direct them to a useless resource or react to the needy people negatively. One must know how to offer sincere help. Read more.
“Behold, I have given the children of Levi all the tithes in Israel as an inheritance in return for the work which they perform, the work of the tabernacle of meeting.”
Many are dedicated to the church and may need guidance from time to time. Communities are in need but are church leaders doing what they can to help the people?
It’s sad to say that many Pastors and Judges are not setting a good example for the flock and team.
Some Pastors appear more keen about making money in their Churches than saving the souls, a trend which is seriously under-minding the Christian faith in my part of the world.