This is a sobering and gut-wrenching post to publish. James 1:27 says, "Pure and undefiled religion before God and the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their trouble, and to keep oneself unspotted from the world." Do we truly take this to heart? It is easy to say, "There's so much poverty; what can I possibly do?" But all of us can do something. Start in your home church. Look around your neighborhood. Are there widows, single moms, hurting people? Then Christ commands us to reach out to them and help them. All of us can do something if we are just willing to try. It doesn't have to be a thousand dollars or a new car--just taking over a box of food or bringing a meal or helping with home repair. These are small steps that mean so much. Let's put our money where our mouth is when it comes to living the gospel. The world is watching.
Read the post HERE called The Flour is Almost Gone.