DEVOTIONS AND SERMONS

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Remember The Poor [Proverbs]
 

Proverbs 14:13
He who oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker, but whoever is kind to the needy honors God.

Proverbs 17:5
He who mocks the poor shows contempt for their Maker; whoever gloats over disaster will not go unpunished.

Our attitude towards the poor should be remembered concerning their maker.

Proverbs 19:17
He who is kind to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will reward him for what he has done.

Giving to the poor is like giving to God. We will certainly not lose our reward

Proverbs 21:13
If a man shuts his ears to the cry of the poor, he too will cry out and not be answered.

We should never let the cry of the poor go unheard. It is unrighteousness before God.

Proverbs 22:2
Rich and poor have this in common: The LORD is the Maker of them all.

God has made the Poor also. They keep a check on our hearts.

Proverbs 22:9
A generous man will himself be blessed, for he shares his food with the poor.

Generosity invites blessing from God. We should not think twice about sharing our food with the poor.

Proverbs 28:27
He who gives to the poor will lack nothing, but he who closes his eyes to them receives many curses.

God takes care of those who give to the poor. Such givers will never lack anything. We need not worry while giving how we will survive.

Proverbs 31:20
She opens her arms to the poor and extends her hands to the needy.

The character of a noble wife is that she is generous to the poor.