Posts tagged with ‘Generosity’

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9/21/18 FORGET YOURSELF FOR OTHERS, AND OTHERS WILL NEVER FORGET YOU

by Barry Lovett
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  “Dorcas…was always doing good and helping the poor.” Acts 9:36. Dorcas was a woman of rare virtue and her untimely death greatly saddened the hearts of those to whom she had faithfully served. The Scriptures say that when the apostle Peter arrived on the scene, many widows “stood by him weeping, and showing the […]

4/4/18 BACK YOUR PRAYING WITH YOUR GIVING

by Barry Lovett
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“…by their prayer for you, [they] long after you for the exceeding grace of God in you”. II Corinthians 9:14.  Upholding God’s servants in prayer is a blessed privilege.  Although we cannot go “into all the world” ourselves, how wonderful that we can share in the ministries of others by interceding for them.  As Paul […]

9/27/17 LET’S OPEN OUR HEARTS AND OUR HANDS

by Barry Lovett
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“If there is among you a poor man of your brethren…you shall not harden your heart nor shut your hand.”  Deuteronomy 15:7 God expects generosity from His people.  In Deuteronomy 15, Moses emphasized the reality of poverty and how the more affluent must respond to it.  Among God’s people, there must always be a spirit […]