Our immunization technology has come a long way, but some vaccines still require a booster shot every now and then to protect us. Likewise, many of you have been immunized against greed and unbelief by the Word of God - you have become faithful, joyful and obedient givers, but this is an area where we need an occasional booster shot!
The overriding question is this: Do you trust God enough to believe He will take care you?
1. The apparent problem with giving is a spiritual one. v. 7-9
God wants our whole heart but we rob God through our tithes and offerings.
There are consequences to disobedience.
2. The appointed plan isa proportional one. v. 10a.
References: Genesis 14:20 and Matthew 23:23
3. The anointed provision is an overflowing one. v. 10b-11
4. The approved purpose for giving is the glory of God. v. 12