These are some interesting facts I recently found on giving.
“For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” – Matthew 6:21
What else does scripture say about giving, money, possessions, greed, generosity, treasures, pearls, talents, pounds, stables, mammon, etc.
- The word "Give" appears 921 times in the Bible, almost as many times as "Faith" (270), "Hope" (165), and "Love" (541) added together. Giving is an expression of faith, hope, and love.
- Mentioned more than any other subject in the Bible
- 2 times more than Heaven and Hell combined
- 3 times more than love
- 7 times more than prayer
- 8 times more than belief
- 17 of 38 parables
- 15% of God’s Word
- 2,350 verses