Sacrificial giving was never demonstrated more fully than when God “… gave His one and only son that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.” (John 3:16) God is a giver! There is great joy in giving and God wants us to be cheerful givers.
Biblical Benefits of Giving
Giving draws us closer to God. (Matthew 6:21) Giving strengthens our faith. (Proverbs 3:5-9) Giving blesses us in return. (Proverbs 22:9) Giving makes me more like God. (John 3:16) Giving is an antidote for materialism. (1 Timothy 6:17-19) Giving is an investment in eternity. (1 Timothy 6:18-19)