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Tight Fisted

I spent a chunk of my time yesterday preparing for Sunday’s message.  Man, was I challanged by what God revealed to me about generosity!  I’m looking forward to sharing with The Bridge folks on Sunday.  Jesus said, “If we sow sparingly, we will reap sparingly.  If we sow bountifully, we will reap bountifully.” It’s a pretty simple law, but I’m not sure how much we buy into it as Christians.  We can always tell based on how much we sow.  Giving is not loosing.  It’s sowing. A farmer knows that he is cheating himself by being tight fisted with how many seeds he plants in the ground.  Why don’t we get that?  The farmer is at rest knowing that the seeds for the following harvest is in the coming harvest.  Why don’t we get that?


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