No one gives frivolously. We either give according to a plan or we don’t give at all. Most of the time our giving is based on things that matter to us.
We didn’t ask for the money and we don’t really need it. So with a gift in one hand and a lack of need in the other we have decided to give it at the Lord’s direction.
While Sodom is gone and that king long dead, his voice is still heard. Sin, flesh and the word dress up in the robes of Sodom and demand a gift.
What does it mean to be poor? Chapter 28 is the poor man’s chapter in Proverbs. He is highlighted in six of the eight sections of the chapter.