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How can I help others?

1 John 3:17If someone has enough money to live well and sees a brother or sister in need but shows no compassion—how can God’s love be in that person?

Isaiah 1:17Learn to do good. Seek justice. Help the oppressed. Defend the cause of orphans. Fight for the rights of widows.

You can help others by sharing your abundance with those who have less. Be open to the prompting of the Holy Spirit and opportunities that come to you, for they may be God asking you to be his helper.

Ecclesiastes 4:9-10Two people are better off than one, for they can help each other succeed. If one person falls, the other can reach out and help. But someone who falls alone is in real trouble.

Romans 16:2Help her in whatever she needs, for she has been helpful to many.

You can help others by being available. When people try to do it all themselves, they are limited by their weaknesses. But when you depend on each other for help, you compensate for one person’s weakness with another person’s strength. Asking for help is not a sign of weakness, but a mark of unity.

Romans 12:13When God’s people are in need, be ready to help them. Always be eager to practice hospitality.

You can help others by showing hospitality.

Acts 16:9That night Paul had a vision: A man from Macedonia in northern Greece was standing there, pleading with him, “Come over to Macedonia and help us!”

You can help others by telling them the Good News of Jesus, giving them an opportunity to experience salvation and eternal life.

Acts 20:28“So guard yourselves and God’s people. Feed and shepherd God’s flock—his church, purchased with his own blood—over which the Holy Spirit has appointed you as leaders.”

You can help other believers grow spiritually.

Galatians 6:1If another believer is overcome by some sin, you who are godly should gently and humbly help that person back onto the right path.

You can help other believers who have stumbled in their walk with God, showing them how to restore their relationship with him.