What I Have
May 11, 2008 - The Day of Pentecost
SELLING THEIR POSSESSIONS AND GOODS, THEY GAVE TO ANYONE AS HE HAD NEED. - ACTS 2:45SILVER OR GOLD I DO NOT HAVE, BUT WHAT I HAVE I GIVE YOU - ACTS 3:6
The early church was known by their generosity. Christianity was even criticizes as a "religion of widows and orphans." As we celebrate the church on the Day of Pentecost, let's seek the same criticism and live with the same life-giving generosity. There are millions of orphaned children waiting for you to give them what you have. Give what you have..
Choose a personal item of value (a leather coat, an electric guitar, a video game system, a canoe, jewelry, furniture, a collector's item, etc.)
Sell the item. You can use whatever method is most familiar to you: eBay, Craigslist, a yard sale, a consignment shop, or the classifieds..
Collect the money..
Go to http://www.hopechest.org/; choose "GIVE" and fill out the form..
Write "What I Have 2008" in the Notes/Child Reference Number field..
Share this opportunity with friends and family..
These funds will be directed toward the most urgent and strategic programs in holistic and long-term orphan care. Some of those outreaches could include:.
Feeding programsEducational initiatives
If you have any questions, contact Daniel at email@example.com or (719) 955 4009..
Children's HopeChest is a member in good standing of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability.
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