Tags: Benevolence

Confident Generosity
In the series: Short Lessons

Do you ever doubt that being generous is the right thing? Do you wonder if you will have enough if you share with others? In this short lesson, we look at what Jesus teaches us and see that we can have confidence in that being generous is always the right thing.

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Acceptable Service in an Unshakable Kingdom
Estimated reading time: 9 minutes
Introduction It was around 400 years from the time of the first king in Israel to the time of the Babylonian captivity. If you count when God was the king before Saul was anointed, you have about 900 years of the kingdom of Israel or Judah. It would not be hard to think that this kingdom would truly last forever. But then the captivity happened. The temple was destroyed. The nation was truly and fully conquered.
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What Does It Mean to Supply the Needs of the Saints?
In the series: Work and Worship of the Church
Estimated reading time: 3 minutes

Local Church

The local church not only has the responsibility to supply the spiritual needs of the members, but also the physical needs. If you remember, at the beginning of the church the members of the church in Jerusalem had all things in common and made sure that nobody was missing anything they needed. The church even daily supplied their widows with food (Acts 6).

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