- Giving of oneself in a willing and cheerful manner for the good of others
- Spending time with someone else
- Thinking of others first
- Sharing with someone
- Bringing food to the poor
- Would you like to play with me?
- I will push you on the swing first.
- Would you like this?
- I gave food to the poor.
Simon Peter said to them, "I am going fishing." They said to him, "We will go with you." Read More Scripture2 Corinthians 9:6–8
The point is this: he who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and he who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each one must do as he has made up his mind, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. And God is able to provide you with every blessing in abundance, so that you may always have enough of everything and may provide in abundance for every good work. Read More ScripturePhilippians 2:3
Do nothing from selfishness or conceit, but in humility count others better than yourselves. Read More ScriptureTobit 4:7–8
Give alms from your possessions to all who live uprightly, and do not let your eye begrudge the gift when you make it. Do not turn your face away from any poor man, and the face of God will not be turned away from you. If you have many possessions, make your gift from them in proportion; if few, do not be afraid to give according to the little you have. Read More ScriptureMatthew 25:34–40
Then the King will say to those at his right hand, `Come, O blessed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world; for I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, I was naked and you clothed me, I was sick and you visited me, I was in prison and you came to me.' Then the righteous will answer him, `Lord, when did we see thee hungry and feed thee, or thirsty and give thee drink? And when did we see thee a stranger and welcome thee, or naked and clothe thee? And when did we see thee sick or in prison and visit thee?' And the King will answer them, `Truly, I say to you, as you did it to one of the least of these my brethren, you did it to me.' Read More Scripture