Our responsibility to the poor
SERMON TOPIC: Our responsibility to the poor
Speaker: Ken Paynter
Date: 3 March 2013
Topic Groups: FINANCES, MISSIONS, TITHING
Sermon synopsis: In the world today, more than 6 billion people live. If this world were shrunk to the size of a village of 100 people, what would it look like?
Of the 100 people in this village - 20 are undernourished. 1 is dying of starvation, while 15 are overweight.
Of the wealth in this village, 6 people own 59%. 74 people own 39%, and 20 people share the remaining 2%.
Of the energy of this village, 20 people consume 80%, and 80 people share the remaining 20%.
20 have no clean, safe water to drink. 56 have access to sanitation. 15 adults are illiterate.
1 has an university degree. 7 have computers.