Sacrificial Giving Tag

Extravagant Love Offered to Jesus

The story of Mary and the alabaster flask. Scholars speculate this bottle of perfume might have been part of Mary’s inheritance. Some suggest it was something she was saving it as part of her dowry in case she got married. It was probably the most valuable thing she owned—but she gave it all to Jesus.
Three important lessons we can learn about extravagant love offered to Jesus.


Giving That Grabs God’s Attention

It’s important for us to realize Jesus not only watches us when we give and knows how much we give, He also pays attention to how we give. He sees our motive. When we make an offering to God, it’s not a time to show off. Offering should NOT be a spectator event.