• Skyline Church NJ

You Can't OutGive God

Updated: Nov 19, 2020




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

Myths - Giving 10 percent is a formula

  • God wants my money – God wants my heart

  • Prosperity is the goal – It is a by-product

  • Pastor Chris is giving this message so the church can get my money – He wants you and our community to be filled with joy and contentment


Principle: The bigger your cup, the bigger God’s cup.

“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


1st Application: If you budget and give 10% in 5 years or sooner, you will have to think about giving more.


“You will have more than you need to live on, or you will need less to live on.”

“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. 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 9:10-11


Principle: God changes you, which in turn changes your fruit.


2nd Application: If you budget and give 10% in 5 years, you will be amazed at God’s fruit of generosity in your ministry, marriage, parenting, wisdom, your generosity.

“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

Principle: God provides for his church through his people.

3rd Application: If you budget and give 10% in 5 years, your church will be impacting our community in ways you could never have dreamed of.