What does the Bible say about caring for those who are sick?
Matthew 11:28-30 – God lightens your burdens
Many times we feel overwhelmed in our Christian life. God has promised us that we can find strength in Him, and He will provide rest for us. You may feel overwhelmed caring for yourself when you have a chronic illness or sudden ailment.
What does the Bible say about taking care of the poor and sick?
Proverbs 19:17 (NIV)
“Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will reward them for what they have done.”
How did Jesus take care of the sick?
Jesus exercised the ministry of healing, and the gospels are littered with examples of him curing the sick: “At sunset, all who had people sick with various diseases brought them to him. He laid his hands on each of them and cured them” (Lk 4:40).
What does Jesus say about taking care of others?
“Be kind, compassionate, and forgiving to each other, in the same way God forgave you in Christ.”
What does the Bible say about helping others too much?
Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously. Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
Where in the Bible does it say to take care of yourself?
Matthew 6: 25-34 is a powerful passage for those who struggle with anxiety. Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear.
What is the meaning of Matthew 5 42?
This verse is most often seen as a command to be charitable and it is quite similar to Luke 6:40, but while that verse commands believers to give, this one simply states that they should not refuse requests (“lend, hoping for nothing again”).