On Thanksgiving Day (Turkey Thursday), did you eat cheerfully?
On Black Friday and Cyber Monday did you purchase cheerfully? Did others cheerfully purchase things for you?
On Giving Thursday, will you cheerfully give to those who cannot repay you in this life, but many of whom will thank you personally in heaven?
"Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously. Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver." 2 Corinthians 9:6-7 NIV
What is Giving Tuesday?
"#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.
Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving." (www.givingtuesday.org)
"In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’ ” Acts 20:35 NIV
1. The Record Family, Serving In Cambodia with Saving Grace World Missions
2. Kone Kmeng: Empowering Churches in Cambodia to Respond to the needs of children at risk in their communities.
3. Precious Women Organization
“Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also." Matthew 6:19-21 NIV