It is people like Freda, who give of themselves, despite their own set-backs. Or Derek who worked all day and in a moment’s notice, answered an email, and then drove all night to deploy. Or Tony and Margie who saw a need, borrowed a truck, and drove for three days to get urgent resources to hurricane victims in Florida.
Disaster response is inconvenient and costly but true love has a price. We are so grateful for everyone who has prayed, given and/or gone to the deployments in Houston and Florida. I could go on and on…
If you pour yourself out for the hungry and satisfy the desire of the afflicted, then shall your light rise in the darkness and your gloom be as the noonday.
And let our people learn to devote themselves to good works, so as to help cases of urgent need, and not be unfruitful.
For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.