Giving

Live to give, not get.

Even if you have nothing else to give you can always give encouragement.

It may seem insignificant
To say a word or two,
But when it is encouragement,
What wonders it can do. — K. De Haan

A better life rises from an increasing capacity to give. — Charles T. Jones

Work as hard as you can, get as much as you can, give as much as you can. — Charles T. Jones

Instead of giving till it hurts, keep giving till it feels good.

Some people give much but get back more.
But others don’t give what they should and they end up poor. (Proverbs 11:24 NCV)

He who shuts his ears to the cry of the poor will be ignored in his own time of need. (Proverbs 21:13 LB)

When you help the poor you are lending to the Lord — and he pays wonderful interest on your loan. (Proverbs 19:17 LB)

It is more blessed to give than to receive. (Acts 20:35)

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. — Winston Churchill

It’s not what you gain but what you give, that measures the worth of the life you live.

We always have something more to give as long as we keep on giving.

Real charity doesn’t care if it’s tax deductible of not. — Dan Bennett

The fragrance always stays in the hand that gives the rose. — Hada Bejar

God is a donor no one can outdo.

The abundant life is only for him who gives abundantly–both of himself and of what he possesses. — Don Polston Living Without Losing, p. 33-34

Wealth that is shared is wealth that is invested.

Invested wealth will bring a profit.

A miserly man is like a fattened ox: he will give of his fat only when he has been deprived of his life. — Jewish Proverb

Generosity is realizing that all I have belongs to God and using it for His purposes.

The hand that gives gathers.

Giving is an outward expression of an inward change.

You can take with you nothing you have received only what you have given.

The core prayer of stewardship: “Lord, what do you want to do through me?”

Love of money is a root of all kinds of evil.