19 “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. 20 But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. 21 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.
22 “The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eyes are healthy, your whole body will be full of light. 23 But if your eyes are unhealthy, your whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light within you is darkness, how great is that darkness!
24 “No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and money.
3 Things Generosity Will Unlock In Life:
- Unlocks the door to a blessed life.
Jesus answered, “If you want to be perfect, go, sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.” 22 When the young man heard this, he went away sad, because he had great wealth.
- Unlocks impact for others.
…remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.
- Unlocks freedom from selfishness and greed.
3 Ways To Begin Living Generously:
- Ask God who is your master: God or Money.
- Start giving generously.
- Realize the first step is a faith step.