And he looked up, and saw the rich men casting their gifts into the treasury. And he saw also a certain poor widow casting in thither two mites. And he said, Of a truth I say unto you, that this poor widow hath cast in more than they all: For all these have of their abundance cast in unto the offerings of God: but she of her penury hath cast in all the living that she had.
From their abundance, the rich men gave. She gave ALL she had.
Her gift was less than a penny, but she gave more than the rich folk.
Are you sacrificing for God? Are you leaving your comfort zone for God?
Jonah tried to deny God’s calling on His life and he ended up in the belly of a fish. Jonah did not want to go to Nineveh.
Saul was made blind. “And he was three days without sight, and neither did eat nor drink.”-Acts 9:9
To experience God, YOU MUST GIVE MORE THAN WHAT IS COMFORTABLE.
Luke 18:22 – Now when Jesus heard these things, he said unto him, Yet lackest thou one thing: sell all that thou hast, and distribute unto the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, follow me.