Bible Verses about Giving

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 9:7 | NIV |  

A gift opens the way and ushers the giver into the presence of the great.

Proverbs 18:16 | NIV |

A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.

Proverbs 11:25 | NIV |

But who am I, and who are my people, that we should be able to give as generously as this? Everything comes from you, and we have given you only what comes from your hand.

1 Chronicles 29:14 | NIV | 

For if the willingness is there, the gift is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what one does not have.

2 Corinthians 8:12 | NIV | 

Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.

Luke 6:38 | NIV |  

Honor the Lord with your wealth, with the firstfruits of all your crops.

Proverbs 3:9 | NIV | 

Now he who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food will also supply and increase your store of seed and will enlarge the harvest of your righteousness.

2 Corinthians 9:10 | NIV |  

Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in your power to act.

Proverbs 3:27 | NIV | 

So when you give to the needy, do not announce it with trumpets, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and on the streets, to be honored by others. Truly I tell you, they have received their reward in full.

Matthew 6:2 | NIV | 

Give to everyone who asks you, and if anyone takes what belongs to you, do not demand it back.

Luke 6:30 | NIV | 

And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work.

2 Corinthians 9:8 | NIV | 

“Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it.”

Malachi 3:10 | NIV | 

You will be enriched in every way so that you can be generous on every occasion, and through us your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God.

2 Corinthians 9:11 | NIV |  

Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.

Psalm 37:4 | NIV | 

If I give all I possess to the poor and give over my body to hardship that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing.

1 Corinthians 13:3 | NIV |  

Jesus answered, “If you want to be perfect, go, sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.”

Matthew 19:21 | NIV |

All day long he craves for more, but the righteous give without sparing.

Proverbs 21:26 | NIV |  

Heal the sick, raise the dead, cleanse those who have leprosy, drive out demons. Freely you have received; freely give.

Matthew 10:8 | NIV |  

The wicked borrow and do not repay, but the righteous give generously.

Psalm 37:21 | NIV |  

Nehemiah said, “Go and enjoy choice food and sweet drinks, and send some to those who have nothing prepared. This day is holy to our Lord. Do not grieve, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.”

Nehemiah 8:10 | NIV | 

Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy.

Proverbs 31:9 | NIV |