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Faith Saver: One Man’s Act of Generosity Is a Great Lesson for Us All!

Girls, it’s one thing to give when you don’t need what you’re giving away, whether it’s money or clothing or used items. But when you give away what you need to others who you feel need it more than you do, well, that’s a kind of giving that really means a lot.

The following news story is an amazing example of giving by a man who really doesn’t have much to give.

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’ (Luke 21:1).

Ladies, this video reminds me that you can give to others in so many ways. Even if you don’t have much to offer financially, you can give your time and your friendship.

Another great lesson from this Faith Saver is that happiness is not reflected by how much we own. If we thank God for what we have, and if we truly appreciate it, then we’ll always be happy and successful.

Finally, and just as importantly, this Faith Saver reminds me that God has a plan for all of us. This amazing man believes it–do you?

Ladies, what did you learn from this week’s Faith Saver? 

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  1. hannah1997

    Posted by hannah1997 on April 28, 2013 at 18:44

    Oh my goodness I’ve been to Bloomington like a million times!! Ok…about a hundred…probably less… 😛

  2. blonde4god

    Posted by blonde4god on April 12, 2013 at 17:38

    That’s so cool. He knows God is watching him. 🙂

  3. hallex0x0

    Posted by hallex0x0 on April 9, 2013 at 13:16

    That’s great! Inspiring! 🙂

  4. PumpkinGirl

    Posted by PumpkinGirl on April 9, 2013 at 12:57

    I always find it amazing how the people with so much to give always give nothing, but the people who have nothing give the most!

  5. thespiritualwarrior7

    Posted by thespiritualwarrior7 on April 9, 2013 at 12:42

    Oh my gosh! That is amazing…I like this guy.