Paul describes and defines giving in Corinthians. The verses describe the cheerful giver. The cheerful giver certainly is a description of something other than a required tithe. In fact, to give was decided in each heart. The amount was according to their abundance, and Paul ends by saying that this was not a command. Paul made no command to give nor did he set an amount or percentage.
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Published on Saturday, July 17, 2010 @ 7:34 AM CDT