Matthew 6:18-28 NIV

18 so that it will not be obvious to others that you are fasting, but only to your Father, who is unseen; and your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.

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      Treasures in Heaven

      19 “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.

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      20 But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.

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      21 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.

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      22 “The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eyes are healthy,ayour whole body will be full of light.

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        •  6:22 - The Greek for "healthy" here implies "generous" .
          23 But if your eyes are unhealthy,byour whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light within you is darkness, how great is that darkness!

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            • ‚ 6:23 - The Greek for "unhealthy" here implies "stingy" .
              24 “No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and money.

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              Do Not Worry

              25 “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothes?

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                  26 Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they?

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                  27 Can any one of you by worrying add a single hour to your lifec?

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                    • ƒ 6:27 - Or "single cubit to your height"
                      28 “And why do you worry about clothes? See how the flowers of the field grow. They do not labor or spin.