Do You See Them?

“Whoever gives to the poor will lack nothing, but those who close their eyes to poverty will be cursed.” Proverbs 28:27 NLT Whenever the Christmas season arrives I’m always met with a ringing bell. You know the bell! Not jingle bells but that annoying sweet...
Can You Give the Lord One Hour?

Can You Give the Lord One Hour?

Mark 14:37-38 Then he came and found them sleeping, and said to Peter, “Simon, are you sleeping? Couldn’t you stay awake for one hour? Stay awake and pray that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.” I have only just a minute,...
What’s Your Status?

What’s Your Status?

Romans 15:1 “Those of us who are strong and able in the faith need to step in and lend a hand to those who falter, and not just do what is most convenient for us. Strength is for service, not status. Each one of us needs to look after the good of the people around us,...
Do We Really Care About the Poor?

Do We Really Care About the Poor?

John 12:5-6 ‘Why wasn’t this perfume sold and the money given to the poor? It was worth a year’s wages.’ He did not say this because he cared about the poor but because he was a thief; as keeper of the moneybag, he used to help himself to what was put into it. God...