Women of Vision distributed school supplies to children at various schools in Bridgeport in October Even in the book of Exodus chapter 35 , we see the Israelites all generously giving the materials and time to build the tabernacle.
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Move forward some in the Bible, and in Malachi , giving is the one thing God tells us to test him in. In the New Testament God himself gave us his only son because he loves us so much, and that Son died on a cross for us.
This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters. If you then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him!
Call Us a Biblical Christian Family
For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. Share the story of Jesus. Give a Bible. You yourselves know that these hands of mine have supplied my own needs and the needs of my companions. As Jesus looked up, he saw the rich putting their gifts into the temple treasury.
He also saw a poor widow put in two very small copper coins. All these people gave their gifts out of their wealth; but she out of her poverty put in all she had to live on. Here and now I give half of my possessions to the poor, and if I have cheated anybody out of anything, I will pay back four times the amount.
How does being a Christian shape our lives?
Tell someone else about your new faith in Christ. Spend time with God each day. It does not have to be a long period of time. Just develop the daily habit of praying to Him and reading His Word. Ask God to increase your faith and your understanding of the Bible. Seek fellowship with other followers of Jesus. Develop a group of believing friends to answer your questions and support you.
Find a local church where you can worship God. Did you become a follower of Jesus today? Please Click YES! Please Click Here. God , the Father, sent His only Son to satisfy that judgment for those who believe in Him. Jesus , the creator and eternal Son of God, who lived a sinless life, loves us so much that He died for our sins, taking the punishment that we deserve, was buried , and rose from the dead according to the Bible.
If you truly believe and trust this in your heart, receiving Jesus alone as your Savior , declaring, " Jesus is Lord ," you will be saved from judgment and spend eternity with God in heaven. What is your response? From a burning bush God hands him the responsibility of delivering the Israelites from Egypt—more than 2 million of them.
God patiently responds that he will be with Moses, giving him the power and grace to deliver the people. When Moses doubts his ability as a public speaker Exod. Esther feared approaching the king, knowing it was a risk to her life. But through her obedience, God saved the entire nation. God Will Equip Us Just as God equipped Moses to lead the Israelites with Aaron and his staff, just as God kept his promise to give Joshua victory over the Canaanites, just as God gave Esther the courage to go before the king, he will also equip us for the tasks he gives us. He is with us, he provides for us, and he enables us to finish the assignment.
How Should Christians Respond to Attacks and Insults?
We think we know our capabilities and capacities, but God loves to stretch us beyond what we think possible. Whatever the calling may be, God wants us to remember the same thing he told Moses: he will be with us. He will equip us. If God has clearly called us to the task, he will see that we carry it through. He will give us the grace and the tools needed to accomplish the assignment.