THE BLESSED LIFE Week 3: "The Generous Eye"
“He who has a generous eye will be blessed . . .” Proverbs 22:9 (NKJV)
“Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.” - Luke 6:38
“It is more blessed to give than to receive.” - Acts 20:35
I. Two Wrong Responses to God’s Blessings
A. The first wrong response – Pride
B. The second wrong response – Shame
II. Remember Why God Blessed You
II Corinthians 9:11
Because God has blessed us with more, we will intentionally give more!
III. Three Types of Growing Givers
1. Spontaneous Giver
2. STRATEGIC GIVER
Isaiah 32:8 (NLT)
3. SACRIFICIAL GIVER
Mark 12: 41-42
IV. LIVE IT OUT
1. Have you received the greatest blessing of God?
2. How will you determine you are going to live out the Blessed Life?