Bible Verses Used:

2 Corinthians 8:1-12

Suggested Reading:

Exodus 35 and 36

2 Corinthians 9

Translation Used:

New International Version

Questions for Reflection and Discussion:

1.How could the church in Macedonia be so joyful and generous in the midst of severe trials and poverty?

2.What might sacrificial giving look like for you?

3.Why would Paul place financial giving in the same list as faith,speech,love,ie why is it so important?

4.What is your motivation to give?Law,fear etc?What should be our primary motivation not only in financial giving but every area of our Christian lives?

5.What are you going to do practically to address the issue of financial giving in your life?