Jesus told His disciples that there will always be poor people…
11 For you have the poor with you always, butMe you do not have always.
How many times have you made eye contact with a poor person, a beggar, a homeless person, and you quickly looked away because you didn’t want to be bothered? You had enough money to help one of their immediate needs. Of course you couldn’t ‘save them’, but you could give them one meal…a pair of shoes…a room for one night.
Often we don’t help because we say they’re scam artists, or reason that they brought their situation on themselves and, yes we must use wisdom and discernment in how we give.
But, I do want to remind you though that God has given us the responsibility to showing kindness to those who are in need.
I even go as far…
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