Time for a Great Quote (Francis Chan on discipleship)

Christ is all! This is what following Christ is about.

Dr. Larry E. Dixon

“He wants all or nothing. The thought of a person calling himself a ‘Christian’ Screen Shot 2015-09-01 at 5.59.46 AMwithout being a devoted follower of Christ is absurd.”
― Francis Chan, Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God

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When To Give, and When Not To Give

Powerful message on biblical giving.

Preserving the Harvest

But when you give to the poor, do not let your left hand know what your right hand is doing, so that your giving will be in secret; and your Father who sees what is done in secret will reward you. so that your giving may be in secret. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.” – Matt. 6:3-4

What does this mean to you?
How can you apply this practically when you give?
How might it restrict (or encourage) you in your giving?

I’ve been studying this, and wanted to share and learn together.  What started me down this road of researching this particular verse was a warning from a dear friend to be careful not to give or to cause others to give “wrongly” during a fundraiser I was helping with.  It caught me off guard, I won’t lie.  I…

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