When Titus Departed
The offering was discontinued, and the Corinthians fell into
reversionism. Now Titus is returning, and the offering can
be continued on the same spiritual basis as before. To make
sure the Corinthians do not have any illusions or misconceptions
or do not give because of emotion, Paul did not tell them of the poor
starving children or of the hungry people standing in line for food in
Jerusalem; he simply gave them the illustration of the Macedonians.
"For the eyes of the Lord are over the rightous, and His ears are open unto
1 Peter 3:12
Lord, help me to put away my selfish pride and show my Christian wittness
by being friendly to others.
In Christ name I pray