Were the original custodians of the Word of God; God had selected
Jewish prophets to receive and write the Scriptures; the greatest
communicators of doctrine were Jews; Christ Himself was a Jew.
The Macedonians acknowledged their great debt to this unique people,
in spite of the revisionism and evil then rampant in Jerusalem (Rom.
15:27). The gentiles had benefited from the Jews through doctrine; and
now these Greeks, from the doctrine in their souls, wanted to reciprocate
by sharing their money with destitute Jewish believers.
"If any man serve Me, him will My Father honor."
Dear Lord, make me aware of the many opportunities about me
to serve Christ and my fellowman.
In Christ name I pray