God on Giving – what the Bible says. From Randy Alcorn’s The Treasure Principle

Quotes from The Treasure Principle: Discovering the Secret of Joyful Giving

by Randy Alcorn

Cheerful Giving a Result of Obedience – “God loves a cheerful giver” (2 Corinthians 9:7). This doesn’t mean we should give only when we’re feeling cheerful. The cheerfulness often comes during and after the act of obedience, not before it. So don’t wait until you feel like giving; it could be a long wait! Just give and watch the joy follow. [Page 27]

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About Gary Coiro

Nonprofit & Church Leader Nonprofit Leader and Consultant since 2004, following 15 years as a pastor. Competencies include board development, fundraising, staff development and management, strategic planning, church work, Bible teaching, and capital campaigns. Currently consulting and serving on the Church Ministries Management Team for a large multi-cultural evangelical church.
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