For centuries sensitive souls have developed powerful ways to emphasize the importance of giving, not only at Christmas, but all the time.
St. Francis of Assisi taught – It is in giving that we receive…
Make all you can. Save all you can. Give all you can. – John Wesley
An old Russian Proverb – If everyone gives one thread, then the poor man can have a new shirt.
Anne Frank possess wisdom beyond her years. – No one has ever become poor by giving.
Sir Winston combined depth with style. – We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.
We become what we give. It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving. – Mother Teresa
Finally, CS Lewis. – I do not believe one can settle how much we ought to give. I am afraid the only safe rule is to give more than we can spare.
You may gain by giving or you may gain by taking, but what you gain by giving can never be taken away. – Janis Reinis
All that we are and everything we do is only possible because of the love, sacrifice and example of the Ultimate Giver, our heavenly Father. This is why it is not trite to wish you…