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Source of Good Works

Many thousands of dollars are given to charitable organizations each year, and hopefully most are used for worthy causes. Countless hours are spent working on helpful entities, but unless money and work are done to honor God,  all is in vain as far as heaven’s rewards. During Jesus’ earthly ministry, the Pharisees boasted about their good works, but Jesus knew their works were not to honor God but for self-praise. Based on certain scriptures for our works to be acceptable, they must be done to honor God only and not for selfish reasons. From early childhood selfishness has been man’s …