You will say: The true work of the church of Christ is to preach the gospel. Of course! But even in that we are failing. The work of the church of Christ is not only preaching the gospel, there are other areas in which we also manifest God’s love to the world and I believe that preaching the gospel must be something complete, not a part and abandon the other. The work of the church is also to help the needy!
Sometimes we find ourselves involved in so many activities that do not really belong to the work of the church, we invest a lot of time in activities for ourselves, in embellishing the temple, among many other things, but very rarely do we remember the poor and needy, and we must understand that the world sees us as a place of refuge, not only for their spiritual needs, but also for material needs.
Jesus said the following: