Are you giving to receive?

sprinkle of thoughts

“You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you”

There’s a lot of force being spent on the issue of giving…either through tithing, charity etc and sometimes to emphasize or encourage people to do so, we use the verse “Do not be deceived: God is not mocked, for whatever one sows, that will he also reap.” (Galatians 6:7)So we literally push people to give because there is a reward at the end. What if, just what if, God was more concerned about the state of your heart, the nature of the giving than the actual act of giving? Does it make sense? Okay let’s break it down.

In Luke 21 when Jesus was in the temple, He saw the rich giving out the offerings and this widow came in and put in two small copper coins and He said…

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