– by Will Maule
Generosity is a central theme of the true Christian life. As believers, we must understand that nothing is truly “ours” but has been entrusted and gifted to us by the Father. We are to steward it well, and to be exceedingly generous.
“Why are we afraid of being generous?” asks pastor Francis Chan. “If you’re a lover of God, you’re going to be a lover of the poor.” We must understand that this is an essential element of the Christian life, and that we should not hold onto our God-given resources too tightly, but should seek to bless others as we have been blessed.
Watch Chan’s challenging message below.
Article source: hellochristian.com