Support the Wounded Warrior Project (www.woundedwarriorproject.org), an organization that helps military members who have been severly wounded during military conflicts around the world, by becoming a individual or corporate sponsor, volunteering at an event,or purchasing WWP apparel.
For if ye forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you: But if ye forgive not men their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.
Heaven is full of answers to prayers for which no one ever bothered to ask. — Billy Graham
But whoso hath this world’s good, and seeth his brother have need, and shutteth up his bowels of compassion from him, how dwelleth the love of God in him?
I John 3:17
Look for the Better Business Bureau’s National Charity Seal Program logo on charitable organization’s materials and websites. The bureau’s seal means that the organization meets the bureau’s Wise Giving Alliance criteria. You can also search for organizations participating in the program by going to http://charityreports.bbb.org/public/participants.asp.
Biblical orthodoxy without compassion is surely the ugliest thing in the world. — Francis Schaeffer
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you:
For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.
Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask bread, will he give him a stone?
Or if he ask a fish, will he give him a serpent?
If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children, how much more shall your Father which is in heaven give good things to them that ask him?
Support Bailey House, a charitable organization that provides housing and support services to men, women and children living with AIDS in New York City. You can support them through donations or by attending one of their fundraising events.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own. — Benjamin Disraeli
We hold these truths to be sacred & undeniable;
that all men are created equal & independent,
that from that equal creation they derive rights inherent & inalienable,
among which are the preservation of
life, & liberty, & the pursuit of happiness. — Thomas Jefferson, “Original Rough Draft” of the Declaration of Independence, June 1776. — The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, ed. Julian P. Boyd, vol. 1, p. 423 (1950)
Do you know how to frame houses, put on roofing material, do electrical or plumbing work? If so, then get involved with Habitat for Humanity. You can teach their volunteers how to do these things so they can help build the homes. By teaching others how to do them, you can accomplish more for the organization.
He doth execute the judgment of the fatherless and widow, and loveth the stranger, in giving him food and raiment. Love ye therefore the stranger: for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.
But I [Jesus] say unto you, That every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment. For by thy words thou shalt be justified, and by thy words thou shalt be condemned.
Instead of getting gifts for your birthday, anniversary, etc. request that family and friends donate to your favorite charity. Just include the information in the announcement/invitation when you send it out.
Alack, when once our grace we have forgot,
Nothing goes right; we would, and we would not. — William Shakespeare