Tag Archives: generosity

Financial problems

All the believers were one in heart and mind. No one claimed that any of their possessions was their own, but they shared everything they had. With great power the apostles continued to testify to the resurrection of the Lord … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Honesty and integrity

Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through. A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy. He wanted to see who Jesus was, but because he was short he could not … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

There won’t be any secrets

When a crowd of many thousands had gathered, so that they were trampling on one another, Jesus began to speak first to his disciples, saying: “Be on your guard against the yeast of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy. There is … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Held responsible

As the crowds increased, Jesus said, “This is a wicked generation. It asks for a sign, but none will be given it except the sign of Jonah. For as Jonah was a sign to the Ninevites, so also will the … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The way to freedom

After fourteen years, I went up again to Jerusalem, this time with Barnabas. I took Titus along also. I went in response to a revelation and, meeting privately with those esteemed as leaders, I presented to them the gospel that … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Everything you need

There is no need for me to write to you about this service to the Lord’s people. For I know your eagerness to help, and I have been boasting about it to the Macedonians, telling them that since last year … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

A challenge

And now, brothers and sisters, we want you to know about the grace that God has given the Macedonian churches. In the midst of a very severe trial, their overflowing joy and their extreme poverty welled up in rich generosity. … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment