Proverbs regarding approval, backing, benevolence, blessing, cooperation, esteem, favour, generousity, good will, help, kindness, patronage, regard, support
Do not let truth and mercy leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart.
Then you will find favor and good understanding, in the sight of God and people.
Prov. 3:3-4 (read whole chapter)
One person is generous and yet grows more wealthy, but another withholds more than he should and comes to poverty. 25 A generous person will be enriched, and the one who provides water for others will himself be satisfied.
People will curse the one who withholds grain, but they will praise the one who sells it.
Prov. 11:24-26 (read whole chapter)
A good person obtains favor from the LORD, but the LORD condemns a person with wicked schemes.
Prov. 12:2 (read whole chapter)
Keen insight wins favor, but the conduct of the unfaithful is harsh.
Prov. 13:15 (read whole chapter)
Fools mock at reparation, but among the upright there is favor.
Prov. 14:9 (read whole chapter)
The king shows favor to a wise servant, but his wrath falls on one who acts shamefully.
Prov. 14:35 (read whole chapter)
The one who is gracious to the poor lends to the LORD, and the LORD will repay him for his good deed.
Prov. 19:17 (read whole chapter)
A good name is to be chosen rather than great wealth, good favor more than silver or gold.
Prov. 22:1 (read whole chapter)
A generous person will be blessed, for he gives some of his food to the poor.
Prov. 22:9 (read whole chapter)