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It is possible to give away and become richer! It is also possible to hold on too tightly and lose everything. Yes, the liberal man shall be rich! By watering others, he waters himself.

Proverbs 11: 24,25

The Bible teaches that in order to be prosperous in your soul and in your life, you must give of your resources. This includes your time and material wealth. So many people today want to accumulate more than their neighbor. Some people believe if I have a bigger house or an expensive car that this will give them happiness in life. In the 21st century, I see more greed and lust for money than ever before. Corruption in government is at an all time high and individuals can’t trust their elected officials any more.

God wants us to give to the poor, take care of the underprivileged, pay for someone’s groceries when you can, and support your local churches. It is true that you reap what you sow, and if you sow little, you will have little. When we search for happiness in life, giving is right at the top of the list. We should also remember to give to our families and spend time with people when they need a shoulder to cry on. When we give, our heart and soul are reborn and we gain so much in terms of real joy and happiness.



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