Thought for the day.

A poor man who oppresses the poor is like a sweeping rain which leaves no food (plundering them of their last morsels). Proverbs 28:3 (AMP)

This verse from Proverbs tells us that when one who is a wicked person, and is similar in need, takes advantage of their own kind, they are like the destruction of a sweeping rain. Instead of identifying with the plight of poverty, a wicked poor person will exploit their fellow victims. This is such a mean thing for a person to do, when they plunder those who are already suffering under poverty with further oppression. Jesus told a story of this kind of behavior in the book of Matthew. Matthew 18:23-35:

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