1 John 3:17-19 NIV

17 If anyone has material possessions and sees his brother in need but has no pity on him,1 how can the love of God be in him?2

References for 1 John 3:17

18 Dear children,3 let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth.4

References for 1 John 3:18

19 This then is how we know that we belong to the truth, and how we set our hearts at rest in his presence